Norman “Jack” John Adams, Sr., 81, of Sandy Lake, passed away on Thursday, December 26, 2019 at home surrounded by his loving family.
Born on April 21, 1938 in Mannerville, PA to the late Robert F. and Pauline E. Crytzer Adams.
Jack worked for many years in construction and as a furniture refinisher, however Jack’s real passion was as a musician. He played bass guitar in a country western band, Eddie & The Blue Jays, with the hit song “Why Did You Go”. He also loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren and his dogs. Jack also enjoyed metal detecting.
On Jan. 4, 1986 Jack married his beloved wife and best friend, Bernadette C. Cochrane Adams, she survives at home.
In addition to his wife, Jack is survived by his sons: Steven Adams, of Guys Mills, Jack Adams, Jr., and his wife, Nancy, of Meadville, and Michael Adams, and his wife, Kim, of Cochranton; two step-sons, Steven Dye, and his wife, Jackie, of Greenville and Billy Dye of Greenville; his grandchildren: Joey, Mick, Casey, Cole, Maxwell, Jackson and Justin; his step-grandchildren: Corrine, Tyler and Diesel; Great-Grandchildren: Declan, Lillian, Ariana and Jayden; his brothers: Robert Adams, and his wife, Sis and William “Herc” Adams, and his wife, Rhoda; numerous nieces and nephews; and his special friends, Deb Myers and Gary Holland.
Jack was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Black Funeral Home, 3236 S. Main Street, Sandy Lake where family and friends are welcome on Saturday, December 28, 2019 from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.
A funeral service will be held at 3:00 PM on Saturday, December 28, 2019 at the funeral home.
Interment will be private.
Online condolences and flowers can be sent to the family by visiting www.BlackFuneralHomes.net