Raymond M. Adams age 68, beloved husband of Kathleen (nee Mannion); dear father of Kendra, Robb (Carisa), Kelsey (Jonathon) Bassett, Garrick (Stephanie), Vernon (Sherri) Lucas, Melissa Lucas; grandfather of Hannah, Aidan and Elizabeth Lucas, Wesley Bassett; son of the late Austin and Marion Adams; step son of the late Carol Adams; brother of Barbara (Ed) Dougherty, Patrick (Andrea) Adams, Michael (Gail) Adams, Timothy (Julie) Adams, Martin (Barbie Visocky) Adams, Nicholas (Peggie) Adams, Katherine (William) Zalar, Carlette (Patrick) Hengst; Mary Ellen (Joe) Layman; step brother of the late Gregory Blatnik; uncle and great uncle of many.
Ray worked for Euclid Chemical Company for 43 years. He was a board member of Crossroads/New Directions, a Wickliffe Meals on Wheels driver, taking over his Dad’s route, a volunteer for the Lake County Board of Elections, a friend of Bill W. for many years. He enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren. He loved to cook and golf. Ray passed away March 23, 2021.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday March 27 at 11 AM at St. John Vianney Church, 7575 Bellflower Rd. Mentor. The family will receive friends at Brickman Bros. Funeral Home, 37433 Euclid Ave., Willoughby on Friday from 4-8 PM. (MASKS, SOCIAL DISTANCING AND OCCUPANCY LIMITS OBSERVED).
Contributions to CLL Leukemia Foundation (cllfoundation.org) would be appreciated.