Bruce A. Adams
June 07, 1964 ‒ January 15, 2017
Formerly of Marysville, Ohio
Bruce A. Adams, age 52, of Marengo, OH, passed away on Sunday, January 15, 2017 at his residence surrounded by his loving family.
He was born on June 7, 1964 in Columbus to the Barbara (Gehring) Slade and the late Clyde “Geno” Adams. Bruce was a Maintenance Electrical Tech 4, for Ashland Chemical for 30 years. It wasn’t until 2014 he had to leave due to his battle with ALS. He was a loving spouse, father, son, brother, and grandfather. He enjoyed helping others and often put the needs of others in front of his own. He was a car collector at heart; enjoyed working on anything that needed fixed and was a jack of all trades.
When Bruce wasn’t fixing a car he enjoyed getting out his guitar and making up funny songs to hear his family laugh. He was described as marvelous and fun loving with an outgoing personality. Bruce will be remembered for many things but most of all for his selfless attributes and as a terrific father.
He is survived by his devoted sweetheart and care provider Alana Wellman, a son, Bruce (Megan) Adams of Yuma, AZ; two daughters, Priscilla “Cilla” (DJ) Mathys of West Mansfield, OH and Heather (Brett) Adams of North Lewisburg, OH; three young grandchildren, Payson Adams, Brooklyn Claypool, and JD Mathys; two step children, Rosa Jaramillo of Columbus, OH and Miguel Benavides of Lincoln Park, MI; Mother, Barbara (Glen) Slade of McArthur, OH; two brothers, James Adams of Marengo, OH and Michael Adams of Sparta, OH.
Friends may call 4-7 p.m. Thursday at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 75 W. William St., Delaware, Ohio where services will follow at 7:00 p.m. Burial will take place next to his father in Pleasant Hill Cemetery near Springfield.
Memorial contributions can be made to the funeral home.
Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com