The Obit For Dick Adair

Richard C. Adair
Tuesday, July 12, 2011 4:00 am

Richard C. Adair of Cinnaminson died suddenly Sunday, July 10, 2011. He was 83.

He was the beloved husband of Betty Jane (Smith); loving father of Glenn and Lowess Adair, Wayne and Denise R. Adair, Daryl Adair, Diane and Rick Dunn, and Denise Weiss; cherished grandfather of Lauren and Chris Cassie, Dana, Amanda and Christine Dunn, and Samantha Weiss; and great-grandfather of Will Cassie.

Dick played baseball and basketball at LaSalle College. He was signed with the N.Y. Giants in 1949 and was in organized baseball for five years. He also refereed high school basketball in Philadelphia and south Jersey.

Mr. Adair served our country as a U.S. Marine from 1950 to 1952 at Parris Island.

An RCA employee from 1959 until retirement, he volunteered for Interfaith Caregivers for 10 years.

Dick was a member of Epworth United Methodist Church.

Relatives and friends are invited to Richard's life celebration from 10 to11 a.m. Thursday, July 14, at Snover/Givnish of Cinnaminson, 1200 Route 130, followed by his service at 11 a.m. Interment will be in Lakeview Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Epworth United Methodist Church, 5th and Morgan avenues, Palmyra, NJ 08065, would be appreciated.