November 25, 1935 - May 23, 2023
Gerald L. Adams, 87, of Hamilton, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 23, 2023 at home surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Trenton, NJ, he was a lifelong area resident, residing in Yardville for the past 60 years. He was an honorably discharged Army Veteran having proudly served his Country. Jerry as he was affectionately known by family and friends retired from PSE&G after 37 years of service.
Predeceased by his parents, Clinton L. and Ann (Schulz) Adams; he is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Carol A. (Foley) Adams; 2 sons, Gerald Adams, Jr. and Patty Marks of Syracuse, NY, and Thomas J. Adams and his wife, Cindy of Hamilton, NJ; 5 grandchildren, Karl (Kristen) Adams of Jackson, MI, Clinton Lee Adams, and John P. Adams of Syracuse, NY, and Robert (Angel Wilson) Adams and Courtney Adams of Nashville, TN; great grandchildren, Elsie Adams and Marie Adams of Jackson, MI, and Colton Adams of Hamilton; as well as many grandpets and dear friends.
Funeral services will begin Saturday, May 27, 2023, at 9:30 a.m. at the Buklad-Merlino Memorial Home, 2141 South Broad Street, Hamilton.
Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Saturday, May 27, 2023 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Raphael’s Church,
3500 South Broad Street, Hamilton.
Visitation for family and friends will be held on Friday, May 26, 2023 from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the Buklad-Merlino Memorial Home.
Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Donations Processing Center, Autism Speaks, P.O. Box 37148, Boone, IA 50037-0148 www.autismspeaks.org or to Wounded Warriors Project,
P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8516. www.woundedwarriorproject.org
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