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Fernand Joseph Adam
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Birth: Feb. 23, 1923
Northbridge
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jan. 31, 2012
Milford
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA

Obituary published in Northbridge Daily Voice; February 1, 2012

SUTTON, Mass. - Fernand J. Adam, 88, of Sutton, formerly of Northbridge, died on Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2012, in Milford Regional Medical Center, after a long battle with COPD.
He leaves his wife of 63 years, Mildred E. (Bates) Macuga Adam; three children: Mildred P. Fontaine and her husband, Robert, of Auburn, Anne M. Adam of Worcester, and David Adam and his wife, Terri L. (Idalski) Adam of Sutton; seven grandchildren: Scott Gauthier of Spring, TX, Valerie Yeo and Jacob Yeo, both of Northbridge, Natalie Yeo of Cumberland Hill, RI, Janel Yeo of Worcester, Emily Furno of Douglas, and Elizabeth Adam of Auburn; 12 great-grandchildren; a brother, John Adam and his wife, Ann (Greene) Adam, of Uxbridge; and many nephews and nieces. He was predeceased by a grandson, Christopher Gauthier of Northbridge, and by three sisters, Annette Roy of Whitinsville, Marie Audet of Uxbridge, and Beatrice Cournoyer of Portsmouth, NH.
Born in Northbridge on Feb. 23, 1923, a son of the late Azarie and Alphonsine (Chapdelaine) Adam, he lived there for most of his life. He moved to Sutton in 2010. He attended St. Joseph Academy, Berthierville, P.Q., Canada, and Northbridge High School. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II and fought in the India-Burma campaigns in the Asiatic Pacific Theater of Operations. He was honorably discharged in 1945 and was awarded the Good Conduct Medal, the Asiatic Pacific Theater Campaign Medal, and the World War II Victory Medal.
Mr. Adam managed the Franklin Cinema for many years before retiring in 1987. Before that, for 25 years he and his brother co-owned and operated Adam Brothers Service Station and Restaurant on Quaker Highway in Uxbridge. He was a member of St. Peter's Catholic Parish, Northbridge, and a former member of the Uxbridge Lions Club, Mumford Council #365, Whitinsville, and Oliver Ashton Post #343, American Legion, Northbridge.
His funeral will be Saturday, Feb. 4, from Turgeon Funeral Home, 80 School St., Northbridge, with a Funeral Mass at 10 a.m. in St. Peter's Catholic Church, 39 Church Ave. After cremation, burial in St. Patrick Cemetery, Whitinsville, will be private. Calling hours at the funeral home will be Friday, Feb. 3, from 7 to 9 p.m.
Donations in his memory may be made to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284-9168 
 
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 Parents:
  Azarie Adam (1884 - 1950)
  Alphonsine Chapdelaine Adam (1887 - 1977)
 
 Sibling:
  M Beatrice Adam Cournoyer (1914 - 2000)*
  Fernand Joseph Adam (1923 - 2012)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: PFC US ARMY - WWII
 
Burial:
Saint Patricks Cemetery
Northbridge
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 08, 2013
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Fernand Joseph Adam
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