William J. Adams Sr., U.S.A.F. Veteran, late of Frankfort, formerly of South Holland. Beloved husband of the late Frances, nee Malloy; devoted father of William J. (Anne) Adams Jr., Michelle (Anton) Jankuski and Cynthia (Terrence) Szwet; cherished companion of Denise Byerwalter; loving grandfather of Christina, Matthew, Rebecca, Michael, William J. III, Nicole, Katrina, Alex; and proud great-grandfather; dear brother of Betty Jane Festen and Robert Adams; kind uncle of many nieces and nephews. Founded AdaCo Specialities in 1971 with his wife, Fran, which he owned and operated for many years. Visitation Tuesday, 2 to 9 p.m. Funeral service Wednesday, 11 a.m., at the Thornridge Funeral Home (Janusz Family Funeral Service), 15801 S. Cottage Grove Avenue, four blocks north of 162nd St. (Rte. 6), Dolton/South Holland. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. 708-841-2300.