Dr. John Charles McAdams
Dr. John Charles McAdams passed away on Thursday, April 15th, at the age of 75. Born in Kennedy, Alabama, and remaining a proud Southerner at heart, John was a longtime resident of Shorewood, Wisconsin, and professor of political science at Marquette University. John served as an Elder at Northtown Church, where he was a member for 42 years. John was a dedicated and passionate teacher, and a devoted husband, father, and grandfather.
John is preceded in death by his loving parents, J.C. and Ellen McAdams of Kennedy, Alabama. John is survived by his wife of 51 years, Lynda, their three children, Laura Vazquez (Aurelio), Amy Radovich (Peter), and John Michael McAdams (Shalini), five grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. He is also survived by his dear sister, Elaine Land Moody (Wayne) and her family, as well as other relatives and friends.
Visitation and funeral service will be held at Northtown Church (7000 N. 107th St., Milwaukee, WI) on Sunday, April 25th. Visitation is scheduled from 1 to 4pm, with a service to follow at 4pm. Details about remote viewing of the service will be forthcoming. The family asks that in lieu of flowers to consider a contribution to Care Net Pregnancy Center of Milwaukee.
Published by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Apr. 18, 2021.