"The Commander Has Passed"
He was respected for 20 years by his fellow Navy men.
He was beloved by his students for 24 years at Pike High School.
He was admired for 16 years by the Indianapolis Police Department Reserve Force.
He was awarded the Sagamore of the Wabash by Gov. Frank O'Bannon. He raised three wonderful children and was loved by his wife of 53 years. What more could any man ask?
He is survived by his wife, Virginia L. Adams; children, Robert C. Adams Jr., Matthew Adams, and Jeannine P. Daniels; grandchildren, AJ, Daniel, Paige, Emily, Julia, and Caroline; brother, Ralph Adams; and brother-in-law, Fred Newman.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society (www.cancer.org/donate).
Online condolences may be made at www.indianafuneralcare.com.
Published on August 2, 2016