The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

November 6, 2013

Adam Benjamin Hager

Drug, alcohol therapist’s mother lives in Mercer


MONACA — Adam Benjamin Hager of Monaca, passed away unexpectedly Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in his home. He was 41.

Born May 7, 1972, in Parma, Ohio, Mr. Hager was a son of Absoloam Benjamin Hager and Marilyn Griffith Hager.

Adam was a graduate of Slippery Rock University, where he earned both a bachelor’s degree and later a master’s degree in psychology.

He worked as a drug and alcohol therapist for more than five years at Gateway Rehabilitation Center in Center Township, Beaver County.

Preceding him in death were his father; a brother, William Curtis Hager, in 1990; and a sister, Karelyn Hager, who passed away Sept. 23 of this year.

He is survived by: his wife of 13 years, Gwendolyn Hager, and cherished son, Kai Benjamin Hager, both at home; his mother, Marilyn Hager-Fuge, wife of Richard H. Fuge, Mercer; brother, Aaron Hager, husband of Stephanie Ann, Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo.; sister, Arberdella, wife of Paul Mounts, Ashtabula, Ohio; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles and in-laws.

A celebration of life service was held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, in the chapel at the Western Reserve Memorial Gardens in Chesterland, Ohio.

If desired, memorial contributions may be made in Adam’s name to Gateway Rehabilitation Center, 100 Moffett Run Road, Aliquippa, PA 15001.