The Life of Adam J Furin
ADAM JOSEPH FURIN GIRARD – Adam Joseph Furin, 83, passed away on Friday, March 11, 2011, at his residence. Adam was born Dec. 2, 1927, in Campbell. He retired in 1984 from Youngstown Sheet and Tube Co. as an electrician in the Coke plant. He then worked as a security guard for several different steel companies in the area. Adam was a member of St. Rose Church, the Croatian Fraternal Union-St. George’s Local No. 66. He was president of the SNPJ Federation of Lodges, and present Recording Secretary for the SNPJ Lodge No. 643 of Girard. Adam enjoyed playing sports and was on several leagues for golf, bowling and bocce. He was an Army veteran of World War II. He is survived by his wife, the former Elsie J. Dezman, whom he married June 2, 1951; his sons, Daniel Furin and Michael (Tracie) Furin; and grandchildren, Richard Adam Furin and Angela Michelle Furin. He was preceded in death by his two brothers and three sisters. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, March 17, at 11:30 a.m. at the St. Rose Church. The family will receive relatives and friends from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. on Thursday at the church. Interment will take place at Greenhaven Memorial Cemetery. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Blackstone Funeral Home. The family requests that any material contributions be made to St. Rose Church Memorial Fund.