Putnam – William J. “Butch” Adams, Jr., 76, of Farrows St., died Thursday, August 13, 2015 in Day Kimball Hospital. Born in Worcester, MA, he was the son of the late William J. Adams, Sr. and Evelyn (Blair) Adams.
Mr. Adams was a veteran of the United States Navy, serving during the Vietnam War. He worked as a professional dancer with Lemeri for many years. He was also a hair dresser, upholsterer and a dental assistant. He enjoyed cooking, animals, and walks along the river. Living on Cape Cod for most of his adult life, he especially enjoyed sending time by the ocean.
William is survived by his brothers, Donald R. Adams and his wife Brenda of Leicester, MA, Philip Adams and his wife Lydia of Oxford, MA, Kevin Adams of Sturbridge, MA, and Lois Wilson of Holland, MA; his sisters, Joyce Moss of Thompson, CT, and Phyllis Janssen of Hyannis; many nieces; nephews, great nieces; and great nephews. He was predeceased by his brother, the late Richard Adams.
Services are private as requested by William’s family. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.