Adams, Richard “Rick”


Rick Adams peacefully passed away surrounded by his family at Brantford General Hospital March 9 2024 at the age of 71. Rick will be remembered as an incredible husband, father and friend.  He will be truly missed by his wife Janice, daughter Rhonda and her husband Leo, Rick and his wife Crystal, his grandchildren Kayla (Graeme), Austin (Jade), Whitney, Alexis, Easton, Vedder and Chevy. Great grandchildren Aveya, Kasen, Harlie and Jackson. His brothers, sisters and many nieces and nephews. Rick will also be remembered by his peers and friends in the baseball, hockey and farming communities. 

In keeping with Ricks wishes, cremation has taken place with no further Service. A celebration of life will be held at The Polish Hall at 154 Pearl St. Brantford Ontario Saturday March 16 from 1- 4 pm.

 Tranquility Burial and Cremation , 276 St Paul Ave Brantford was entrusted with Final Arrangements.  Your messages of remembrance and condolence may be shared here at

12 replies
  1. Vicky Losey
    Vicky Losey says:

    I was so sorry to hear about Rick. He was a wonderful man a hard worker a real good friend. I can imagine him and John up there in heaven chasing cows and cleaning stalls. My condolences to everyone. I thought some prayers are with you all. Love you guys if you need anything at all don’t be afraid to ask.🥲🥲🥲❤️❤️🙏🙏🐂🐂🐄🐄

  2. Tracy
    Tracy says:

    So happy I got that big hug at the wedding… Thank you for being my uncle you never once judged me … Say hi to my dad ooxx

  3. Jenny Butcher
    Jenny Butcher says:

    We are so sad to hear of Rick’s passing. Whether it was a ringer of a calf or finding something to improve his health, I’ll remember Rick for his enthusiasm and zest for life. He was full of love and encouragement to those around him. Our sincere condolences to his family.

    Wes kuntz and Jenny Butcher

  4. Lorraine Mufford
    Lorraine Mufford says:

    Such a huge hole in my heart. A man so loved by family and friends taken home too soon. Rest well Rick, I will always love you. Condolences to his family from my heart.

  5. Rhonda
    Rhonda says:

    Thank you for being the best dad a girl can ask for. You were ready my heart was not and probably never would be. You will always be my hero and one day I will get my wings to be with you again. I will love you forever and always. Love your Babygirl.❤️

  6. Tammy Palfreyman
    Tammy Palfreyman says:

    Remembering a loving man with the biggest heart . May you all hold tightly to all the warm memories over the years you cherish so deeply . Rick was so involved in sports and always so giving . The world lost a very good man . My deepest sympathies to you all .

  7. Carol Aucoin
    Carol Aucoin says:

    Rest in peace Rick ! I am going to miss you so much N all our conversation and phone calls about the Toronto Maple Leafs !! I love you Brother !!

  8. Gale Ellis
    Gale Ellis says:

    I send my sincere condolences during this time of deep sorrow. The Bible gives a comforting hope and promises that your loved one will again on a beautiful paradise earth when death will be no more. (John 5:28, 29; Revelation 21:4)

  9. doris Windle
    doris Windle says:

    So sorry to hear about Rick. He and Janice are friends/ family through marriage. He was a great guy, and will be missed by many.
    Doris and George Windle


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