Rosemary Adams 62, of Holmes, NY, passed away on January 28, 2011 at Putnam Hospital Center. Mrs. Adams was born on March 4, 1948 in Stanford, CT. She married John Adams on March 2, 1968 in Carmel. Rosemary drove a school bus for 10 years for the Carmel School District followed by several years of cooking for the priests at the St. James Church. Her passion for cooking and baking led her to her own successful catering business, which she truly enjoyed.
She was also formerly a member of Columbiettes in Carmel. Mrs. Adams is survived by her devoted husband, John; her two loving sons, Kenneth and Michael; and her two adoring grandchildren, Kenneth Adams, Jr. and Austin Taylor Adams.
Visitation began on Monday, January 31, from 7 to 9pm and Tuesday, February 1, from 2 to 4pm and 7 to 9pm at Cargain Funeral Homes, Inc.
A Mass of Christian burial was held on Wednesday, February 2, at St. James the Apostle Church, 14 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, NY 10512. Interment followed at St. John’s Catholic Cemetery, Darien, CT. Friends and family will gather to remember her on Wednesday at 2pm at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 10 Fair Street, Carmel, NY.