EASTON – Michael J. Adams, 63, husband of Suzanne J. (Wilson) Adams, passed away Monday morning, Nov. 14, 2011, at a Bangor health care facility, after a brief illness. He was born July 8, 1948, in Fort Fairfield, son of Milford H. and Flora (Jenkins) Adams.
He was a graduate of Easton High School, class of 1966, and went on to further his education at the University of Maine, Orono, receiving his degree in agra-business in 1968. Michael was married to Suzanne J. Wilson, July 10, 1968, and pursued his passion in life, farming for most of his years. He also served as a fire chief for the town of Easton for several years and generously supported various area clubs including Easton Snowmobile and ATV clubs. Michael greatly enjoyed visits at his home from his many friends, even during his period of declining health.
In addition to his parents, Michael was predeceased by his daughter, Natalie Jo Adams, in 1970; and his sister, Ann V. Adams, in 2009. He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Suzanne; two sons, Clinton Adams and his wife, Kristie, and Cameron Adams; two grandsons, Mason and Max Adams, all of Easton; several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be conducted 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 21, at Estes Park Cemetery, Easton, with the Rev. Larry Palmer officiating. Those who wish may contribute in memory of Mr. Adams to the charity or organization of one’s choice. Arrangements have been entrusted to Giberson-Dorsey Funeral Home, 144 Main St., Fort Fairfield.