Franklin D. Adams, 76, of 2090 Sheridan St., Williamsport, passed away Dec. 7, 2012, at The Gatehouse.
He was born April 1, 1936, in Exchange, Pa., a son of Daniel O. and Sarah F. Umpstead Adams.
Frank retired after 44 1/2 years from the former Schnadig Corp., was a member of the Harmonia Club, Young Men's Republican Club, Eagles No. 970, L.O.O.M. No. 145 and loved watching football and NASCAR.
He was preceded in death by a brother and a half sister.
Frank is survived by his wife, the former Beverly J. Kragle with whom he celebrated 57 years of marriage; two sons, Franklin D. (Karen) Adams Jr. of Williamsport and Kenneth W. Adams of Scranton; five sisters, Doris Rogers and Ora Mae (Martin) Winfield, both of Hughesville, Alice Aikey of Warrensville, Mary Lou Byers and Katherine DeWald, both of Exchange; one grandson, Brock D. (Tammy) Adams of Montoursville; and three great-grandchildren, Cheyenne and Cameron Newpher and Joseph O'Shea.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012, in the Montoursville Cemetery, with the Rev. James R. Sunderland Jr. officiating. There will be no visitation.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to either The Gatehouse, 1001 Grampian Blvd., Williamsport, PA 17701 or the American Cancer Society, 1948 E. Third St., Williamsport, PA 17701.
Arrangements by Spitler Funeral Home, 733 Broad St., Montoursville, PA 17754.