Feb. 18, 1964- Sept. 6, 2007
Adam, best known for his warm smile, gentle spirit and love of people was born on February 18, 1964, near London, England. He moved to Southern California with his family at a young age, attending schools in Santa Monica and ultimately graduating from Santa Monica High School. Following a brief career as a water sports and skydiving instructor, Adam decided to finish his education at California State University, Bakersfield where he earned several teaching credentials and a Master of Art in Special Education. He worked for the Bakersfield City School District teaching special education classes for children with severe disabilities and autism. Adam became recognized as a gifted teacher with notable expertise in autism. In 2003, he started his own business and began consulting with school districts within the State of California. Many children and their families have been touched by Adam's positive attitude, patience, and commitment to special education. Adam is survived by his wife, Angela and sons, Zachary and David: Father and stepmother, Dr. Rodney and Elizabeth Bluestone; brother, Simon Bluestone; sisters Courtney and Kate Bluestone; mother, Jean Bluestone; and many other family members, friends and colleagues. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a trust fund established for Zachary and David Bluestone at Washington Mutual Bank. These donations should be deposited for; Zachary and David Bluestone, Acct #: 4922431400. The Routing Number is 322271627. Donations to the Adam Bluestone Autism Education Foundation can be sent to: 29929 East Vale Ct., Agoura Hills, CA 91301 (818)889-8001) Donations will benefit individuals and families impacted by Autism.