Ronald Adams
1948 - 2019
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Ronald Adams
Ronald John Adams of New Milford passed away peacefully at home on Nov. 29, 2019, surrounded by his loving wife Barbara, family and friends.
Ronald was born April 25,1948 in New York City to the late Margaret O'Rourke. He was raised by the late Ruth and John Adams.
He was a communicant of St. Francis Xavier Church and an active member of the Knights of Columbus, Morris Park Council #566. He was a proud union member of Iron Workers Local #40. One of his proudest jobs was being part of the construction of the World Trade Center. His saddest was being part of the rescue/recovery of WTC after 9/11, which contributed to his disease. He also had many happy and memorable years as Commissioner of Girls Softball for the New Milford Babe Ruth League.
In addition to his wife Barbara, he is survived by daughter Julie and husband Tom Del Core and their son Christopher, daughter Kelly and husband Vince Frazzini and their children Paolo, Sophia and Enzo, son John and wife Julie and their daughter Wednesday and daughter Barbara Adams. He is also survived by brothers, Tommy(Joan), Michael(Maria), Kevin(Therese) and John(Lynette) Burns; sisters Gertrude Burns and Beth(Craig) White; brother-in-law James Roth; and many beloved nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by Margaret O'Rourke Burns, John Adams, Ruth and Fred Vyse and sisters Noreen Armstrong and Margaret Sturm.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, December 6, 2019 at 10am at St. Francis Xavier Church, 26 Chestnutland Road, New Milford. Interment will follow at Center Cemetery, New Milford, CT.
Calling hours will take place on Thursday, December 5, 2019 from 5 to 8 pm at the Lillis Funeral Home, 58 Bridge Street, New Milford, CT. Contributions in Ron's memory may be made to the Ronald McDonald House of CT, 860 Howard Ave., New Haven, CT 06519 (rmhc-ctma.org).



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Published in Danbury News Times on Dec. 2, 2019.
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December 5, 2019
So sorry for your loss. May he rest in peace. We had lots of laughs together and memories. The Knights of Columbus days.Babysitting Julie and your dog Thunder! That dog was hugh.
Karen Kenny
December 5, 2019
Barbara and Family

So sorry for your loss.
I haven't seen Ron in a few years but when I think of him I immediately think of a warm smiled a hearty hello.
It was always a pleasure conducting business with him and attending contractors meetings.
With my deepest sympathies.

Bill Shea
December 4, 2019
Sincere condolences Barbara to you and your family. Ronnie was always a happy person and fun to be around. I remember lots of laughs when my parents and you guys got together. You were both always great to my parents and for that I will be forever grateful. Certainly gone too soon - may he rest in peace.

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December 4, 2019
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December 4, 2019
My deepest condolences to the family may the God of comfort give you the strength you need at this difficult time



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December 3, 2019
Barbara and family our deepest condolences and prayers. Heaven gained a new angel and your family has a guardian angel protecting you all. May you all find peace and comfort during this difficult times ahead of you all.
ALLIE,DONALD and family MAC DONALD FRANCO
December 3, 2019
Barb and family my thoughts and prayers are with you today and each day. Love and Light.
Sharoan Westervelt
December 3, 2019
Barbara, So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers for you and your family at this difficult time.
Irene Miller
December 3, 2019
Sorry to hear of your loss. We remember Ron as being a kind and joyful person. Our sincere condolences. Praying for you and your family.
Sandy and Howard Harris
December 2, 2019
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December 2, 2019
To the entire Adams Family..

I am so very sorry for the loss of Ron, Barbara. Thinking of your entire family at this difficult time. My thoughts and prayers are with you all..xoxoxo
Ilene Caruso
December 2, 2019
My thoughts are with Barbara and her family.
Alicia Getz
December 2, 2019
So sorry to hear of Ron's passing, he will always be remember as a great family friend to all of us Kenny's, especially my mom and dad.
Mark Kenny
December 2, 2019
Barbara,
Very sorry to hear. May you find peace
Jody Altenhof
December 2, 2019
My heart breaks for the loss of such a true wonderful man and for the family he leaves behind. Barbara Adams , my dear friend I pray for you and your family during this difficult time ❤
Kerry Schur
December 2, 2019
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December 2, 2019
Our deepest condolences. We will be thinking about all of you through this time.
Jim and Margaret Roth
December 2, 2019
So sorry to read about Ron's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family
Barbara Hallecks
December 2, 2019
So many fun memories of your family and mine playing softball together and our pizza parties after at Italia Mia. Ron was a great guy!! That laugh.....
Melissa Mazal (Conetta)
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