|Birth: ||Feb. 28, 1929|
|Death: ||Jun. 4, 2008|
Stephen F Adam
Born in Hungary on Feb. 28, 1929
Departed on Jun. 4, 2008 and resided in Los Altos, CA.
Visitation: Wednesday, Jun. 11, 2008
Vigil Service: Wednesday, Jun. 11, 2008
Funeral Mass: Thursday, Jun. 12, 2008
Cemetery: Alta Mesa Memorial Park
Dr. Stephen F. Adam passed peacefully with his family by his side on June 4th, 2008. He was born in Budapest,Hungary and then immigrated to the United States in 1956. He became a citizen in 1962.
A long time resident of Santa Clara County for over 52 years, he helped shape the valley success of Hewlett Packard in the area of microwave instrumentation. He was a pioneer in the field of Microwave Theory and Technique. He made significant contributions as an inventor (over 15 patents), an author (multiple books), and an instructor (Foothill College).
Steve loved being able to further the field of engineering, where he spent his life learning and contributing. He was a past President of IEEE, and active board member. He was the President of Adam Microwave Consulting Inc, which he started in 1981.
Steve was a devout Catholic and strong contributor to the church. A great day for Steve was tinkering with his computer creating something new. He believed that family mattered the most.
He will live on in the hearts of his friends and family; wife Edie, son Peter, daughter in law Lisa, grand children Jesson, Peter, Joseph, Stephen, and Victoria, nephew Jon Clarke and his wife Leah, and sister in laws Magda Kalman and Annamarie Clarke and her husband Roy.
Visitations will begin on Wednesday, June 11th at 5:00PM with a Vigil Service at 7:30 PM at the Cusimano Family Colonial Mortuary, 96 El Camino Real W., Mtn. View.
A Funeral mass will be held on Thursday, June 12th at 11:00 AM at St. Simon Church, 1860 Grant Rd., Los Altos. Interment following at Alta Mesa Memorial Park, 695 Arastradero Rd., Palo Alto.
Donations can be made to The Hungarian Catholic Mission at Woodside Priory.
Edith E. 'Edie' Razmany Adam (1929 - 2013)*
Alta Mesa Memorial Park
Santa Clara County
Plot: Wildwood Section
Created by: Tracy Turner
Record added: Feb 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33609398