Dr. John Adams of Milford, CT passed away peacefully October 14th at age 97 with his family at his side. He was the beloved husband for 24 years to Breta (Manley) Mudrick Adams.
Born on October 12, 1917 in Bridgeport CT, he was the son of Nikola and Anastasia Adams, and graduated from Central High School in Bridgeport and the University of Connecticut where he played football and baseball. During WWII, he served in the United States Army Air Corps as a B-17 navigator based in England. His plane was shot down in 1943 and he was sent to Stalag Luft 1 prisoner-of-war camp in Germany for 18 months.