Kenneth Ray Adams, Sr., age 74 passed away peacefully July 9, 2018. Ken was retired from Sun Engineering with 40 years of service, retirement came due to his AML illness.
He loved country music and was president of the Jeanine C Riley and Valerie James Fan Clubs for many years. In addition to loving his family very much, his other loves were gardening, photography and John Deere tractors.
Ken is preceded in death by his parent John Emery and Katherine Ellen 'Kay' (nee Cassiday) Adams, brother James David Adams and son Gary Gephart.
Ken is survived by his wife Bonnie (nee Gilbert) Adams of 35 years, friends since 2nd grade; his children Kenneth R Adams, Jr. of LA, James Adams of AZ, David (Laurie) Adams of MI, Anova (James) Frasure, Mark (Janet) Adams, Bruce (Cindy) Gephart all of IN; grandchildren James (Caitlyn) Frasure, Jedidiah, Abigail, Mariah, Miriam, Brittany Adams, Kayla & Bruce Gephart, Chelsea (Christopher) Place, Michael Foshee and soon to be Zach Adams; siblings George (Betsy) Adams and Janet Gammon both of TN.
Funeral Services will be held Monday, July 16, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the CALUMET PARK FUNERAL CHAPEL, 370 N. County Line Road, Hobart IN with Pastor Leah Yen officiating. Interment McCool Cemetery, Portage. Friends may visit on Sunday from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the CALUMET PARK FUNERAL CHAPEL, 370 N. County Line Road, Hobart IN. For further information please feel free to call Mileva or Dave at (219) 940-3791 or www.mycalumetpark.com.