Winston L. Adams - Obituary

Winston Adams

Winston L. Adams, 73, of Rutland, Vt., died unexpectedly, Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at his home.

He was born in St. Johnsbury, April 10, 1945 the son of Winston and Connie (Dwinell) Adams.

Winston graduated from St. Johnsbury Trade School in 1963. On Sept. 4, 1965 he married Geraldine (Aiken) Adams.

He was employed at Central Vermont Public Service Corp for 30 years in survey, CAD, Map Design and Right of Way. In retirement he started Wins Trikes & Bikes in 1998 for 15 years.

His greatest enjoyment was watching the grandchildren grow and attending all the games, concerts, talent shows, dance recitals and fashion shows.

He was a lifetime member of GWRRA and the NRA

His hobbies include motorcycles, snowmobiling, racing and hunting.

Surviving are his wife of 52 years, Geri of Rutland, his daughter, Andrea Valente of Rutland, three grandchildren, Alea Valente, Lacey Valente and Jevan Valente all of Rutland, his step-mother, Burnice Adams and mother-in-law Evelyn “Dot” Aiken, sisters, Cindy Aldrich and husband Marty, Deb King and husband Armand, Pam Wood and husband Greg, and brothers, Brian Adams and wife Sandi, Doug Adams and wife Shirley, Mike Adams and wife Sandi, and Bruce Davis and wife Peggy, many cousins, nieces and nephews.

He was pre-deceased by his parents, a sister Barbara Rose Sicely and grandparents Ed & Maisie Dwinell and Mae & Glen Adams.

At Win’s request there are no funeral services planned.

Arrangements are under the direction of Clifford Funeral Home in Rutland.

Contributions may be made to Regional Ambulance Service, 275 Stratton Rd. Rutland, VT 05701.

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