Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

John "Jack" Adams

Male 1924 - 2014  (90 years)


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  • Name John "Jack" Adams 
    Born 3 Jun 1924  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-120665 
    Died 8 Dec 2014 
    Person ID I120665  Generations
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2019 

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Jun 1924 - Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Lifetimes: A born communicator, Jack Adams was UW's first PR director


      Jack Adams was the sort of man who always got things done, efficiently and without a lot of fanfare.

      When his daughters, Judith and Catherine, took up figure skating, Jack jumped right in, learned figure skating and helped secure funding for the K-W Skating Club's new rink. When everyone in his Kitchener neighbourhood was fed up with the dirt track in front of their homes, Jack took action which led to the installation of a lovely paved street.....

      Waterloo Region Record 17 Jun 2015 Valerie Hill