Adams, Steven D., age 60, died unexpectedly, on December 1, 2014. He was born in Hazel Park, Mich. on April 23, 1954 to James and Jean (Cork) Adams. On October 8, 2011 he married Bridget (Flynn) Delaney. Steven was an avid hunter and sportsman, having shot a nine point buck just last week. He founded Stellar Building and Development in Hazel Park and ran it with his three brothers for over 25 years. He was an accomplished attorney, admitted to the bar in 1979, after serving on Law Review at Wayne State University. Steven was a proud Kalamazoo College graduate, where he won the Opie Davis Award in 1976 for Most Outstanding Athlete. Steven was a generous soul, wonderful friend, and a leader in all things. He gave of his time, money and spirit, providing many hours of pro-bono legal services, youth coaching and mentoring. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him. Steven was above all devoted to his large family. He leaves behind his loving wife, Bridget Delaney; children, Derek (Alaina) Adams, Jacqueline Chapman, Rebecca (Matthew Kaiser) Adams, Ashley Delaney and Kelsey (Tanner Parmentier) Delaney; 11 grandchildren, Brett, Madison, Autumn, Kimberley, Ava, Steven, Shawn, Annabelle, Jack, Dylan, and Mason; mother, Jean Nye; siblings, Robert (Trish), Paul (Alice), Tracy (Lisa), Becky Adams, Vicki Hock, Rhonda Pfaff and Jim Lucas; as well as many beloved nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews and cousins. Steven is preceded in death by his wife of 30 years, high school sweetheart, Kimberley Pugh in 2007; father James Adams and stepmother Emily Adams. Steven’s family and friends will gather on Thursday, December 4, 2014 from 4 - 8 p.m. and Friday, December 5, from 2 – 8 p.m. at Borek Jennings Funeral Home, 312 S. Michigan Ave., Howell, MI. Steven’s community farewell will be Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 11 a.m., with gathering beginning at 10 a.m., at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be given to a charity or foundation of one’s choice. Please leave a message of comfort to the Adams family by calling 1.877.231.7900 or sign the guestbook at: borekjennings.comPublished in Daily Tribune on Dec. 4, 2014+Read More Share Listen to Obituary Remember Share a message, photo, or video below View guest book What will you miss most about Steven D. Adams? Add a memory or condolence to the guest book Add Message Please add or record a video for the family of Steven Adams Add a video + Please add a photo and share in the life story for Steven Adams Add a photo +