Tributes for July 19: ‘Gerry’ Adams | MyWindsorNow.com

Tributes for July 19: ‘Gerry’ Adams

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Gerald "Gerry" W. Adams

Nov 14, 1951-June 19, 2017

Age: 65

Residence: Windsor

Gerald "Gerry" W. Adams passed away peacefully June 19, 2017, in Windsor after a six-month battle with cancer. He was born Nov. 14, 1951, in Cape Girardo, Mo., to Homer and Jean (née Crowell) Adams. Gerald worked as a telecommunications specialist for over 40 years, until his diagnosis last December. He served his country with pride as a Marine during the Vietnam War. After being wounded in battle he was awarded the Purple Heart. He was a licensed pilot, an excellent cook, loved baseball and fishing in the high mountain lakes.

Gerald is survived by his wife, Diana; daughters, Kristin (Hecter Galvan) and Sara (Joe Moreno); grandsons, Brandon (Jessica), John and Angel; granddaughter, Raven; great-grandchildren, James and Emma Felker; brother, Mike (Wendy); sisters, Denise and Debbie (Eric); and life-long friend, Mark Moore.

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He was preceded in death by his parents.

This kind and gentle man will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

A celebration of life will be held in September.

In lieu of flowers, in Gerald's memory, please donate to the Gary Sinese Foundation, PO Box 50008, Studio City, Calif., or garysinesefoundation.org.

To extend condolences to the family, go to AdamsonCares.com