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John "Dick" Adams

May 5, 1932 ~ September 21, 2017 (age 85)

Age 85, of McKees Rocks, passed away on Thursday, September 21, 2017. He was the beloved husband of the late Regina (Laffey); loving father of Nancy (Bruce) Galba, Paul “Bucky” (Denise), Eileen (Bernie) Mackowiak, Jean Ann (Bill) Shaw, Richard (Loretta), Christopher (Tammy), and the late Lori Ann; 15 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Dick thoroughly enjoyed ice skating, golfing, watching old classic movies, and spending time with his family. Dick served in the Army during the Korean War and was the longtime chaplain of the McKees Rocks VFW Vesle Post 418. Family and friends will be received 1-8 PM SUNDAY at McDERMOTT FUNERAL HOME, INC., 1225 Chartiers Avenue, McKees Rocks, where prayers will be offered at 11:00 AM MONDAY, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 AM in Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Robinson Township. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the McKees Rocks VFW Vesle Post 418, 1242 Chartiers Avenue, McKees Rocks, Pa 15136.

 Service Information

September 24, 2017

1:00 PM to 8:00 PM
McDermott Funeral Home, Inc.
1225 Chartiers Avenue
McKees Rocks, PA 15136

Mass of Christian Burial
September 25, 2017

11:30 AM
Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church
5718 Steubenville Pike
McKees Rocks, PA 15136

Interment following funeral service
September 25, 2017

Resurrection Cemetery
100 Resurrection Rd.
Moon Twp, PA 15108

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