LEVANT - James 'Peter' Adams Sr. went to join his beloved wife of 51 years on May 10, 2016. He passed peacefully at home. He was born Nov. 25, 1941, in Levant, son of Omar and and Shirley (Pullen) Adams.
He attended Levant Elementary school and E. Corinth Academy High School. He is survived by his 3 children, James P. Adams Jr. and wife, April, of Fairbluff, NC, Cathy Adams and friend, Craig Boulanger, of Levant, ME, and Tina Illes and husband, John, of Morris, CT, 3 grandsons, 4 granddaughters, 3 great-grandsons and 2 great-granddaughters.
He was retired from Sikorsky Aircraft of 20 years in Stratford, CT. He also retired from the Penobscot County Sheriffs Department of 10 years. He was Worshipful Master of the Masons and belonged to Bangor Elks Club. He was also a Shriner of Pyramid Temple. He was pre-deceased by his parents and 2 sisters. Special thanks to his best friend Pat Ricciarella for his adventurous road trip. And to his loving niece Milinda (Joe) Adams for taking such awesome care of him.
A graveside service will be held at Waugh Cemetery on Union Street in Levant, ME, on May 15, 2016, at 11 a.m. Proceeding the service, the family invites everyone to the 76ers Snowmobile Club on the Horseback Rd. in Levant, ME.