Norbert F. “Nubby” Adams

Norbert F. “Nubby” Adams, 74, of Mingoville, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019 at Mt. Nittany Medical Center.

He was born in Lowville, N.Y. on Sept. 26, 1944 a son of the late Christopher and Gertrude Bush Adams. On Jan. 3, 1970 he was united in marriage to Mitzi E. Heckman.

“Nubby” proudly served his country in the U.S. Air Force for a career spanning 20 years.

Following retirement he began a second career as a corrections officer at Rockview for an additional 20 years, and upon that retirement he wemt to work for Wegman’s in State College.

He was a member of St. John’s the Evangelist Catholic Church, Bellefonte. He loved working.

Along with his wife in Mingoville, he is survived by a son, John R. (Carolyn) Adams of Honolulu, Hawaii; a daughter, Christine (Peter Monti) Adams of Laurel, Md.; six grandchildren, Tarek, Carter, Riyah, Warren, Giada, and Jensen. He is also survived by two sisters, Patricia Toth of Port Leyden, N.Y. and Margaret Rowsam of Chester, S.C., and a brother, Robert Adams of Croghan RD, N.Y.

Private services will be held at the families convenience with inurnment at Hublersburg Cemetery.

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