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Welcome to the memorial page for

John Francis Adams

December 12, 1967 ~ September 15, 2017 (age 49)

John​ ​F.​ ​Adams​ ​of​ ​Kingston,​ ​MA,​ ​lost​ ​his​ ​brief,​ ​courageous​ ​battle​ ​with​ ​cancer​ ​on Friday,​ ​September​ ​15th​ ​at​ ​the​ ​age​ ​of​ ​49.​ ​​ ​He​ ​was​ ​born​ ​in​ ​Quincy,​ ​MA​ ​on December​ ​12,​ ​1967,​ ​and​ ​grew​ ​up​ ​in​ ​So.​ ​Weymouth,​ ​MA.​ ​​ ​He​ ​lived​ ​in​ ​Florida​ ​and Maine​ ​before​ ​settling​ ​back​ ​on​ ​the​ ​South​ ​Shore​ ​with​ ​Renee​ ​in​ ​Kingston.​ ​​ ​John​ ​was loved​ ​by​ ​all​ ​who​ ​knew​ ​him,​ ​the​ ​life​ ​of​ ​the​ ​party,​ ​always​ ​bringing​ ​laughter​ ​and​ ​a smile​ ​wherever​ ​he​ ​went.​ ​​ ​He​ ​was​ ​a​ ​lover​ ​of​ ​the​ ​outdoors,​ ​including​ ​snowmobiling, boating​ ​or​ ​any​ ​activities​ ​near​ ​the​ ​water​ ​or​ ​a​ ​marina.​ ​​ ​He​ ​especially​ ​enjoyed spending​ ​time​ ​with​ ​family​ ​and​ ​friends,​ ​cooking,​ ​hanging​ ​out​ ​and​ ​enjoying​ ​a​ ​good meal​ ​together.​ ​​ ​He​ ​was​ ​happiest​ ​just​ ​being​ ​by​ ​Renee’s​ ​side​ ​and​ ​that’s​ ​where​ ​you could​ ​find​ ​him​ ​most​ ​days.​ ​​ ​John​ ​was​ ​the​ ​proud​ ​co-owner​ ​of​ ​a​ ​local​ ​freight brokerage​ ​company​ ​and​ ​cherished​ ​his​ ​work​ ​family. He​ ​is​ ​survived​ ​by​ ​the​ ​love​ ​of​ ​his​ ​life​ ​and​ ​fiancée,​ ​Renee​ ​Pellerin​ ​Boyd,​ ​his amazing​ ​step​ ​children​ ​Abby​ ​and​ ​Tanner,​ ​whom​ ​he​ ​was​ ​so​ ​proud​ ​of.​ ​​ ​He​ ​is​ ​also survived​ ​by​ ​his​ ​parents,​ ​John​ ​(Jack)​ ​and​ ​Roberta​ ​Adams​ ​of​ ​Bluffton,​ ​SC;​ ​his​ ​sister, Kim​ ​Harrington​ ​and​ ​her​ ​husband​ ​Steve​ ​of​ ​Clayton,​ ​NC;​ ​and​ ​his​ ​nephews​ ​Jonathan and​ ​his​ ​wife​ ​Erica,​ ​Joshua,​ ​Teddy​ ​and​ ​Stephen​ ​all​ ​from​ ​Clayton,​ ​NC.​ ​​ ​He​ ​was cherished​ ​and​ ​loved​ ​by​ ​his​ ​Aunt​ ​Donna​ ​Barrett,​ ​Uncle​ ​Steve​ ​and​ ​Aunt​ ​Jean Adams,​ ​Uncle​ ​Ronnie​ ​and​ ​Aunt​ ​Maureen​ ​Adams​ ​and​ ​many​ ​cousins.​ ​John​ ​also​ ​was loved​ ​and​ ​adored​ ​by​ ​Jason​ ​and​ ​Lisa​ ​Keshishian​ ​and​ ​their​ ​children​ ​Mason​ ​and Gracie,​ ​Kevin​ ​and​ ​Laura​ ​Pellerin,​ ​Jeannine​ ​Pellerin,​ ​Donald​ ​Pellerin​ ​and​ ​many aunts,​ ​uncles​ ​and​ ​cousins.

A  gathering for family and friends will take place from 12 to 3 pm on Sunday, September 24th in the Shepherd Funeral Home, 261 Main St., Kingston, MA.

 A​ ​memorial​ ​fund​ ​has​ ​been​ ​set​ ​up​ ​to​ ​benefit​ ​the​ ​children.​ ​​ ​In​ ​lieu​ ​of​ ​flowers,​ ​please consider​ ​a​ ​donation​ ​to​ ​The​ ​John​ ​F.​ ​Adams​ ​Memorial​ ​Fund​ ​℅​ ​Rockland​ ​Trust Company,​ ​Kingston​ ​Branch​ ​Office,​ ​184​ ​Summer​ ​St.,​ ​Kingston,​ ​MA​ ​​ ​02364;​ ​or,​ ​if it​ ​is​ ​more​ ​convenient,​ ​on-line​ ​to​ ​the​ ​Go​ ​Fund​ ​Me​ ​page​ ​in​ ​John’s​ ​name;\john-adams-and-renee-pellerin. 

 Service Information

September 24, 2017

12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Shepard Funeral Home
216 Main Street
Kingston, MA 02364

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