Jennifer "Jenni" Louise Adams

Birth Date: 
Saturday, December 6, 1947
Date of Passing: 
Friday, May 6, 2022

Jennifer Louise Adams, 74, of Wooster died on Friday, May 6, 2022 at Akron City Hospital.

She was born December 6, 1947 in Pottstown, PA to Earl and Bernita Blake Bishop.  She was married to Daniel Adams for over 34 years before he preceded her in death in 2017.

Jenni taught 5th grade at Parkview Elementary School for many years before retiring in 2008.  She was a member of the Friends of the Library, a long-time volunteer for Habitat for Humanity and was a friend of Wooster Memorial Park.  She enjoyed bike riding, cross country skiing, hiking, traveling and gardening. 

She is survived by her son Nic Adams of Huntington, WV; committed partner Ed Scott of Wooster; sister Judy (Chuck) Ford of Carmel, IN and brother Jim (Lynne) Bishop of Geneva, IL.

Along with her husband, Jenni was preceded in death by her parents and a sister Julie Bishop.

A Celebration of Life Gathering will be held at a later date.

McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.

Online condolences may be left for the family at


A Celebration of Life Gathering will be held at a later date.


So sorry to hear of Jenni's passing. She was such a loving person. I, along with the other volunteers at Habitat, will miss
Jenni so very much You have my sincere condolences.

We are so very sorry for your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with you always. We will miss Jenni very much especially her friendship, warmth, smile and laughter. So many wonderful memories shared with her and Danny with the soccer homecoming weekends that we will keep in our hearts forever ❤️

Try we are so very sorry for your loss and will miss Jenni’s warmth, friendship, laughter and smile always. We have so many wonderful memories of the Wooster soccer homecomings that we will always treasure. May she Rest In Peace and sleep with the angels.

My world will never be the same without my wonderful sister. I will hold precious memories in my heart of our 74 years together. There are no words to describe my love for her and all of our lifelong adventures. God bless you and keep you.


I have loved Jenni since she was an infant, when I cared for her as an
au pair for her parents. We have lost a bright light.
With much sadness,
Cousin Norma

I have loved Jenni since she was an infant, when I cared for her as an
au pair for her parents. We have lost a bright light.
With much sadness,
Cousin Norma

So sorry to hear about Jenni. She taught all three of my kids. They loved her. Especially my daughter Rose loved her. She was a awesome teacher and the kids at Parkview loved her dearly. So sad she has passed at such a young age. God bless her and her son.

So sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. She was a kind, giving and wonderful woman. She will be greatly missed.

I have so many fond memories of Jenni, as our classrooms were beside each other at Parkview Elementary for many years. Her positivity, beautiful smile and giving nature will always be what I remember most about her. My sincerest condolences to all who love her! She will be dearly missed.

Condolences to the family. I substituted for Jenny.

Nic I was so sorry to hear of your moms passing . She loved you deeply ! I so enjoyed working with her at Parkview and the kiddos loved her too. She will be missed for her infectious smile, caring heart and kindness to all. With deep sympathy!

Oh Jenni we will miss you! Wednesdays will never be the same .

I’m so sorry for your loss. I had Mrs. Adams as my 5th grade teacher. I loved her because no matter what she always made time to talk,help or listen to the problem. God most definitely gained a beautiful soul. RIP Mrs. Adams

I am so sorry to hear about your mother's passing. Our family sends all our love out to you during this difficult time. We are here for you if you need anything at all.

One of the best teachers I've ever had. She brought a lot joy into this world. Condolences to the family.

Mrs. Adams was one of my very favorite teachers. She was beautiful and athletic, kind and fun, and gave us experiences that we still talk about today, like introducing us to Voyage of the Mimi. Sending my heartfelt condolences to all who loved her and were touched by her sweet spirit.

I always had such a great time when spent with Jenni. She was so much fun to be around-lots of talking, laughing, hiking and shopping! She DID have a sweet spirit. Will miss her visits so much. Love you Jenni

Nic, your mom and dad were two of my most favorite people on earth. I am so grateful for all of our fun Wooster Girls soccer team days - 88/89 was a loonnng time ago. I will always remember them as kind, fun, and full of life. Sending you all the love in this world.

My parents Chuck and Susan Bates and my sister Tisha send their condolences too. We all loved your mom!

You will be missed by us in so many ways. We always looked forward to our Wooster soccer reunions and all the parties you had. Loved eating at the Pine Tree Barn, enjoyed playing pickleball, and we will miss your laughter, friendship and your enthusiasm. Thanks so much for all you did making our visits to Wooster such a wonderful memory with you.

So sorry to hear of the passing of this lovely lady. She was such an enthusiastic teacher and favorite of most of her students

My heart is heavy now. Jenni was so full of life, such a positive and loving person. My sympathies to all who loved her.

Nic: your parents were great people and so very proud of you. I have nothing but fond memories of both. So very very sorry for your loss.

Was so sorry to hear of Jenni's passing. Jenni touched so many lives in so many ways. She will be sadly missed by all!
RIP Jenni.

Jenni was such a bright light of love and wisdom. We are so incredibly lucky to have been a part of your life and you a part of ours. You had passion in your soul for life and that is so contagious. You loved and protected the things you loved so fiercely. What an angel we have lost. Rest In Peace Jenni-Bob. Love always, Greg, Jenny, and Lucy.

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