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Jack Elwood Adams

June 18, 1924 — August 17, 2018

Jack E. Adams Jack E. Adams (The Gas Man), 94, of Gladstone, Missouri, passed away peacefully at home on August 17, 2018. Jack was born June 18, 1924 in Wichita, Kansas. Jack is survived by his wife of 44 years, Dona Lillian Adams. He had three children; David, Peggy and Kyle, stepdaughter Kristi Arreguin; seven grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. Jack graduated from Washburn University in 1942. In May of 1943, he was called into active duty in the United States Navy. He spent 3 years in the service at Banana River Naval Air Station, Cocoa Beach, Florida. Jack started to work with the Gas Service Company in 1951 and retired from there in 1986. After retirement, he enjoyed golfing and spending time with his wife, family and friends at Cocoa Beach, where they owned a condo.

A Celebration of Jack's life will be held on Wednesday, September 5, 2018 from 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM at Vineyard Church, 12300 NW Arrowhead Trafficway, Kansas City, Missouri 64165. Inurnment at a later date in White Chapel Memorial Gardens. Arr: Park Lawn Northland Chapel 816-781-8228

Published in Kansas City Star on Aug. 19, 2018

Service Information:

Celebration of Jack’s Life: 3-5PM, Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at Vineyard Church, 12300 Arrowhead Trafficway, Kansas City, Missouri

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