Franklin Daily Journal 7 Aug 1999 FORT WAYNE Robert Y. Adams
Robert Y. Adams, 74, died Tuesday, Aug. 3, 1999, at Hospice Home. He was a resident of Fort Wayne and a former resident of Franklin.
He was born April 3, 1925. He married Suzanne (Chenoweth) Adams. She preceded him in death in 1992. Survivors include one son, Don Adams of Ashland, Wis.; three daughters, Jane Wright of Madison, Wis., Janet Stroms of San Jose, Calif., and Laura Anderson of Fort Wayne; one brother, Thomas Adams of Martinsville; two stepbrothers, James Sleighter of Whiteland and Carl Sleighter of Franklin; and four grandchildren.
He was a graduate of Indiana University.
He worked for I&M/AEP as an executive assistant.
He served in the U.S. Air Force.
Burial will be at Lindenwood Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Visiting Nurse Association/Hospice Home of NE Indiana, 3024 Fairfield Ave., Fort Wayne, IN 46807.