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John Spencer Adams
(12-22-1940 - 01-12-2016)

John Spencer Adams, 75, of Elgin passed away on January 12, 2016 at Presence St. Joseph Hospital, Elgin. He was born December 22, 1940 in Elgin the son of George and June Adams. John had worked for the Illinois Highway Department for 30 years, prior to his retirement. He delivered home care supplies for Sherman Hospital HomeCare after retirement. He was an avid golfer and sports fan.
He was a member of the Noon Kiwanis Club of Elgin and St. Hugh of Lincoln Episcopal Church.
Survivors include his wife: Roberta Adams, whom he married on April 15, 1961; three daughters: Stacey (John) Byl of Jenison, MI, Melissa (Adam) Neace of Elgin, and Donna (Herald) White; Four grandchildren: Erik and Nate Byl, Spencer and Diana Neace; a sister in law: Lynda Genz; and a close friend: Sheila Rose.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and his brother in law: Jim Genz.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday, January 17, 2016 at 3:00 P.M. at St. Hugh of Lincoln Episcopal Church, Elgin. Burial will be private. Visitation will be on Saturday from 3-6:00 P.M. at the Laird Funeral Home, Elgin, and at the church from 2:30 P.M. until the time of services. Memorials may be made to a charity of one’s choice. For information, 847-741-8800 or www.lairdfamilyfuneralservices.com

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