, Salem, MA

January 2, 2014

Richard E. Adamo, 67

Nahant, MA — Richard E. Adamo of Nahant died on Sunday, December 29, 2013, at the Kaplan Family Hospice House of Danvers with his devoted wife, Jeanne, at his side. He was sixty-seven years old. Loving and devoted husband of Jeanne C. (Piasecki) Adamo of Nahant. Cherished father of Jennifer (Adamo) Grenier and her family, husband Matthew Grenier and children Isabelle and Nate of Rowley, MA and Elizabeth (Adamo) Usman and her family, husband Jeffrey Usman and son Emmett of Nashville, TN. His mother, Jennie Adamo of Lynn, mother-in-law Genevieve Piasecki of Nahant, his beloved extended family including his brother-in-law Charles Piasecki of Vergennes, VT, two sisters-in-law, Linda Piasecki of Vergennes, VT and Colleen Adamo of Lynn. He is also survived by many cousins, nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and nephews on the Adamo and Piasecki sides of the family. Two godchildren, Lincoln Collins of Nahant and William Pasquale of Salem. Many beloved friends that Richard considered family and his beloved dogs, Daisy and Chloe. He was preceded in death by his father Vito Adamo Sr., his brother Vito Adamo, Jr., and his father-in-law Charles P. Piasecki. Visiting hours will be held in St. Thomas Aquinas Church, 248 Nahant Rd., Nahant, MA on Friday, January 3, from 4-7 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow on Saturday, January 4, in the church at 11:30 a.m. Relatives and friends respectfully invited. Interment in Greenlawn Cemetery, Nahant. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Jeanne C. and Richard E. Adamo Foundation. Checks may be made payable to Jennifer Grenier, President, P.O. Box 160, Nahant, MA 01908. To send the family a condolence, please visit