ADAMS, Thomas F.
1932 - 2013
Thomas Adams, 81, of Amherstburg suddenly on December 16, 2013 in Fort Myers, FL. He was born March 21, 1932 in Fraser Michigan. Tom was married to Evon (Shearer) for 55 years. Predeceased by his parents, Frank (1971), Antoinette (1997), sister, Evelyn (1997), brother, Frank (2011). Survived by his brother, Mike Adams, his son, David Adams and wife Anna (DiPierdomenico) and his daughters, Jeanene, Annette & Nanette Adams and his grandchildren, Nathan, Philip, Adam, Ashley, Grace and Eve. Tom was a proud Korean War Veteran. He was an Automotive Engineer and worked for GM Cadillac Division before starting his own business, Adams Trans-Aid in Detroit, Michigan. Tom was a lifelong inventor and innovator and held several US and Canadian Patents. He was a Member of the Edison Inventors Association in Fort Myers, FL and was known as "InventrTom" by his friends and peers. A Memorial Service was held Friday, December 20, 2013 at St. Vincent de Paul Church in Fort Myers, FL. A Memorial Service is planned mid-summer in his summer hometown of Amherstburg, Ontario.
Published in The Windsor Star on Dec. 28, 2013