Robert Adams


Lakeview – Robert Lawrence Adams, age 81, passed away Friday, December 23, 2016 at his home. He was born in Lansing, Michigan. Graduated from Eastern High School in 1954 and Michigan State University in 1962. He obtained a MA Degree from Central Michigan University in Personnel Administration in 1980.

Robert served in the U.S. Marine Corps after High School. He was employed by General Motors Corp. for thirty-four years in Lansing and Swartz Creek.

Survivors include wife Mary of 59 years, daughter Theresa (Keith) Schilleman, grandchildren Anica, Gabe (Nina), Jordan (Autumn) and Garrett Schilleman, great-grandchildren Claudia, Zander, Hannah, Gabriel and Naomi.

A memorial mass will be held at a later date with Internment in St. Joseph Cemetery, Lansing, MI. The family was compassionately assisted by Spectrum Health Hospice and Lakeview Family Medicine.

Condolences to the family may be made utilizing the guestbook below.




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  • Deb Davis (Thursday, December 29 16 01:32 am EST)

    Mary I'm so sorry to hear of Bobs passing. He was a great person and will be missed by many. Thinking of you at this difficult time. Sending you love hugs and prayers. With deepest sympathy Deb Davis ( your old mail carrier)

  • Mary (Tuesday, January 10 17 04:34 pm EST)

    I thought of you and looked for you at the post office to let you know. Thank you so much Deb for your condolences. He always enjoyed talking with you. God Bless, Mary

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