Martin R. Adams, 62, of 45 Vega Street, died at 5:20 p.m. Tuesday (May 1, 2012) in WCA Hospital.
He was born July 5, 1949 in Jamestown, a son of Evelyn Spencer Adams and the late Norman Adams.
Marty was a 1967 graduate of Southwestern Central School and a veteran of the US Air Force.
Martin R. Adams
Marty was a member of the International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers Local 3. His other memberships included the Herman Kent Post 777 American Legion, the DAV and the YMCA where he recently began volunteering at Camp Onyahsa.
Surviving him are his mother; wife, Sandra Grice Adams whom he married July 24, 1971; four children, Ryan Adams and Becky Adams, both of Jamestown, Ashley Adams of Carrboro, N.C., and Vicki Adams of Brooklyn, N.Y.; a grandson, Owen Mason of Carrboro; three sisters, Norma Wilson of Warren, Pa., Valerie (Corey) Rettig of Bemus Point and Amy Adams of Bothell, Wash.; and a brother, Dave (Kelly) Adams of Ripley, N.Y.
In addition to his father, Marty was preceded in death by a daughter, Kelly A. Adams who died Sept. 24, 2000, and a brother, Larry Adams.
The funeral was held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 5 in the Lind Funeral Home. The Rev. Donald E. Ray officiated. Burial was in Holy Cross Cemetery. The family received friends from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 4 in the funeral home. You may light a candle in remembrance of Marty at www.lindfuneralhome.com.