CLINTON, MAINE—Duane Franklin Adams Sr., of Clinton, Maine passed away on Monday, September 3, 2012, in Clinton, Maine. He was born in Hartland on February 13, 1949, the son of the late Fred F. and Frances A. (Richardson) Adams. Duane was an avid outdoorsman and especially enjoyed hunting and fishing. He always enjoyed keeping busy, never having “idle hands”. Duane always made a friend with a stranger. He will be deeply missed by all. Surviving him are his wife, Della Adams; his son, Duane Adams Jr. and his wife, Melissa; his three brothers, Tony, Richard, and Fred Adams; his three sisters, Betty Brooks, Martha Hatch, and Connie Garnet; his dog and best friend, Smokie; his grand dog, Maggie; as well as many nieces and nephews. A celebration of Duane’s life will take place at 1 p.m. on Saturday, September 15 at the family home located at 799 Mutton Ln., Clinton, Maine.