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56, of Lititz, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Monday, May 15, 2017. Born in Johnstown, he was the husband of Patty (Ingham) Adams of Lititz, and the son of Edwin Adams of Acosta and the late Nancy (Fox) Adams. Mo was a member of Evangel Assembly of God Church in Ephrata and The Overflow in Akron. He deeply loved his Lord and the church. He was employed as a Corrections Officer for the Lancaster County Prison System for 28 years. Mo was a fan of the Steelers, Pirates, and the Penguins. A talker, he was an avid fisherman and golfer, and enjoyed concerts in Hershey. He adored his family. In addition to his wife of 15 years and his father, Mo is survived by his children: Crystal Adams of Leesport; Josh Adams of Akron; Pam Scanlan and her fiancée Mike Linard of Cedartown, GA; and Kevin Scanlan and his wife Amanda of Manheim; he was Grandpa Mo to his 3 grandchildren: Airick, Angie, and Alli Scanlan; 2 brothers: Eddie and Allen Adams; one sister, Susan Blackner; and his beloved dog Skippy. Funeral services will be held at 10 AM Saturday, May 20, 2017 at Evangel Assembly of God, 939 Linden Rd., Ephrata with Pastor Kevin Sylvester officiating. Friends will be received at the church Friday, May 19, 2017 from 5 to 8 PM, and again one hour prior to the service on Saturday. Burial will be private at the convenience of the family. Kindly omit flowers. Memorial contributions in Mo's memory may be made to "Support for Prison Ministries", PO Box 727, Brownstown, PA 17508 . Please note "Fishers of Men Memorial Fund" on the memo line of your check.
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Published on May 16, 2017
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