Charles F. “Buzz” Adams, 59 of Roscoe, IL died at 7:50 am Saturday January 26, 2013 in his own home after a courageous battle with cancer surrounded by his family.\r\r\n\r\r\n He was born June 17, 1953 in Rockford, IL the son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles “Smokey” and Adelia (Atkinson) Adams . He worked for Rockford Blacktop for many years and he retired from Rubloff Construction Co. in 2010. Buzz was an avid NASCAR fan, enjoyed classic cars, spending time at his camper, boating and loved doing crossword puzzles. \r\r\n\r\r\n He is survived by his Fiancée Margaret “Peggy” Johnson of Roscoe, IL; daughter Jennifer (Bob) Arndt of Rockton, IL; Brother Dale (Vickie) Adams of Rockton, IL; sisters Dar (Mike) Moffett of Salem, Iowa, Donna (Joe) Kowalewski, and Char (Glen) Higgenbotham all of Rockford, IL; numerous nieces and nephews. \r\r\n\r\r\n Funeral ceremonies to be held at 2:00 pm Thursday January 31, 2013 in McCorkle Funeral Home 767 N. Blackhawk Blvd Rockton, IL with Roberta Oslund officiating. Burial will be in Rockton Township Cemetery. A visitation will be held at the funeral home from 4:00 to 6:00 pm Wednesday. \r\r\n\r\r\n Memorials may be given to Juvenile Diabetes Research.