Adam Scott Kaler

October 21, 1963July 7, 2018

Adam Scott Kaler, 54, passed away on July 7, 2018 in Jacksonville, FL. Adam was born on October 21, 1963 to Eleanor E. and William L. Kaler.

Adam spent his childhood growing up in Miami, FL. As a young adult, he and his family relocated to Jacksonville, FL in 1983. Adam was in both the produce industry, as well as, the transportation industry for many years. He worked for Beaver Street Fisheries for over 20 years. Adam loved his family and friends, he also loved fishing, golf and supporting the Jaguars.

Adam is predeceased by his mother, Eleanor. He is survived by his father, William L. Kaler; and sister, Melissa A. Kaler.

Memorial Contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478 Oklahoma City, OK 73123 or at

A Celebration of Adam’s Life will be held on Saturday, July 14, 2018 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in Hardage-Giddens Funeral Home of Mandarin, 11801 San Jose Blvd. Jacksonville, FL 32223 (904) 288-0025.


  • Celebration of Adam's Life Saturday, July 14, 2018

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Babette Weaver

July 13, 2018

I am at a loss for words and am so very sorry for your loss. Adam was an amazing person, and I remember first meeting him at your home in Kendall when he was 14 years old. He was a shining star and such a wonderful son to Aunt Eleanor and Uncle Bill and big brother to Missy. He is a blessing. Prayers and thoughts go out to Uncle Bill, Missy and Amy Jo. With love,
Babette, Curt, Rachel, Jessica, and Becca

Gary Bibeau

July 12, 2018

There will never be another unique person as you. I have had the pleasure to work with you. And as a friend . You showed me and introduced me to A whole new world. Gave me the in and outs. Told amazing true stories. Showed me Miami where you lived the family home in Miami, the school, your' friend the police I believe his name was Jeff. You introduced me and guided me to so many. My problem I was to quiet but you explained after we were done, You introduced me to many a great family's, people. And hear it comes again the story about Beaver Street from the beginning to the end the family history from day one. The little store to a monumental business you represented beyond. My friend you may be not here but you are in my soul for life. So Many great memories. Thank You Adam. And always told me you could never take me to Steen Hatchi .

C. Rudolph

July 10, 2018

I send my condolence to the family of Adam Kaler. May happy memories of Adam bring you comfort as we await the fulfillment of Acts 24:15, which gives us hope to be reunited with our dead loved ones.

Roy wellman

July 10, 2018

Adam was a great man . He was always there for my brother and I . He was married to my mother for several years and after their spit he still remained in our lives as a father figure . Adam taught me many things that I will carry with me for lifeand pass on to my son . I am glad to have known Adam and share a time in my life with him . He help mold me into the man I am today . Thank you Adam for the love you gave me , the time and the things you taught me . I will miss you Rest in peace , I love you.

Jere Pitman

July 10, 2018

I have been blessed to know Adam and his father during my career in the produce industry. Adam was a quality individual and highly respected by me in both what he accomplished and the love and care he always showed toward his family. I only wish I had known him better! My family’s prayers go out to his father, his sister and his friends in their time of grief.