Mark Adams, 54, of Sherwood Road, Aurora, died Friday, Dec. 21, 2012, following a long illness. As he desired, he is spending Christmas in heaven this year! Mark donated his body for scientific research for the benefit of others. A memorial service may be held at a later date. Mark was a hard-working dairyman over his lifetime, with many of the local farms. He is survived by his siblings; Sharon (Steve) Buza of Camillus, Shirley Milford, of Auburn, Bobbi (Doug) Hill, of Aurora, Nynette Adams, of Aurora, Steven Adams, of Niles, Mary Hemans, of Aurora, Becky Adams, of Manchester Conn., Donna (Karl) Snushall, of King Ferry, Charlie (Joanne) Adams, of Union Springs; his beloved dog Riley; many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Mark's caring and compassion will be remembered by many. Donations may be made to the Arthritis Foundation , Scipio Baptist Church or the charity of your choice .