Rex Adam Aaron – 11/10/2019

November 12th, 2019

Rex “Adam” Aaron, 38, passed away suddenly in a tragic automobile accident on Sunday, November 10, 2019. He was born in Dallas, Texas on September 9th, 1981.  He was raised in Texas, Chicago, and the greater Philadelphia area.  He was a graduate of Plano West Senior High School.  Rex Adam had an exciting career in the restaurant and hospitality industry.  He was an avid fan of all Philadelphia sports teams.  He also loved music and was an accomplished guitarist and entertainer.  More than anything, Rex Adam left a lasting impression on everyone he touched.  He had a larger than life personality, a one of a kind sense of humor, and deeply loved his family and friends, especially his nieces.  He will be forever missed and never forgotten. Long live the man, the myth, and the legend.

He is survived by his father, Rex Timothy Aaron (Marie); mother, Mary Holderman (Jeff); sister, Amanda Aaron Orfei (Ron); nieces, Auden and Brynn Orfei; step-siblings, Stephanie, Owen, and Melanie.

His funeral service will be held on Friday, November 15th at 11am at the Carr Funeral Home 935 S. Providence Rd. Wallingford, PA.  Friends and family are invited to his viewing on Thursday evening from 5-8pm and again on Friday morning from 10-11am.  Burial will follow in Lawn Croft Cemetery.  Online condolences can be sent through

37 thoughts on “Rex Adam Aaron – 11/10/2019

  • By Gary Reischer on

    Rex. I just heard of Adam’s passing. I am so sorry for your loss. Please feel free to call if I can assist you in any way.

    Gary R

  • By Bob on

    Very sorry for your family and friend’s loss. From what I gather he was a great guy and loved by many. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  • By Gordon Chandler on

    Rex and family, May the Lord comfort you at this tragic time.

  • By Linda Harris-Manson on


    My sincerest condolences to you and your entire family. May God bless and Keep you all.

  • By Tina Jourdan-TIB on

    My heartfelt condolences go out to you and your family. I am so sorry for your loss. There are no words that can ease your pain but you are in my thoughts and prayers.

  • By Saw Aung and Thandar - TIB Family on

    Dear Mary and family,

    Words seem lost to express the sadness we feel to learn about Adam. Out hearts go out to you and your family. Sending our thoughts, prayers and hugs.

    Saw and Thandar

  • By Lawrence McGuire on

    Dear Rex just found out of your family lost my prayers to you and family

  • By David Milton Price and Family on

    My Dear Friend Rex,
    I heard this horrible horrific news on Tuesday. My heart is broken into a million pieces. You are my best boy that I looked forward to seeing every time I went to Dallas. I remember the first business trip I took to Dallas from Denver staying at the Hotel ZAZA and wondered my way to Mckinney Ave looking for a spot to have a frosty cold beverage as I saw the first cool looking place called Idle Rich. I walked into the bar and saw this guy slanging drinks like nobody’s business. He was mingling with the patrons and talking trash to the locals. I knew this guy was awesome. I grabbed a seat a the bar he instantly started to chat me up I told him I was in the exotic car business and he was intrigued with my line of work. We talked throughout the night I felt like I knew him for YEARS!! I helped him close down the place and the rest is history. I’ve been great friends with him for 7 years now and was always looking forward to taking my trips to Dallas to hang out with him which was frequent. Always running around town throwing parties at the hotel with a bunch of randoms and trashing the hotel rooms trip after trip like we were Motley Crew. We have had some amazing times and I have some memories that will last a lifetime. Life is so fragile that sometimes we take for granted. Remember to hug and kiss your love ones everyday all day. I want to say thank you for all the wonderful times we had shared. You are my brother from another mother for sure!! I know you are up there hanging with the main man drinking a cold one trying to convince him to give you the keys to run the show just for 1 day!!! Always turning a bad idea into a good one! THAT’S WHY I LOVE YOU SO MUCH!! My heart goes out to your family and friends as we lost a good one. This planet will not be the same without you my friend. Thought and prayer are with you and your loved ones. You have planted a seed in everyone’s heart that you have crossed paths with. I LOVE YOU MY BROTHER WITH ALL MY HEART AND SOUL I WILL SEE YOU AGAIN! XOXOXO’S
    May the road rise up to meet you. May the wind be always at your back. May the sun shine warm upon your face, and rains fall soft upon your fields. And until we meet again, May God hold you in the palm of His hand.
    God Bless you Rex Adam Aaron!
    Your Best Boy from Denver,
    David Milton Price

  • By Alexa Boehm on

    My thoughts and prayers are with you. So sorry for your loss. Rex was an amazing guy. He will be missed terribly.

  • By Charles R. Frassoni on

    Rex, I am so very sorry; I think about you a lot. I am at a loss for words, that won’t help the pain. With my Eric waiting to be deployed, I am not in a good place; I can not fathom your grief. You are a true Friend, and like a Brother; I love you. Frassoni

  • By Andy Kriss on

    Rex-nothing is ever certain and for some moments in life there are no words. While it’s still hard for me to realize the fact that Adam is gone from our lives, special moments will live on with you and your family. When someone we love dies, we get so busy mourning what died, we ignore what didn’t.
    It is the fate of every human being to be a unique individual, to find his own path, to live his own life. Adam had done that in the short time he was here.
    All my love to you and your family.

  • By Linda DiMaio on

    Rex,I am so sorry for your loss.

  • By The Quinn’’s on

    Rex, Marie and family, Kevin and I are so very sorry for the loss of Adam. He was a great kid. There really are no words to express our sorrow for your family. The Quinn’s have heavy hearts knowing your family has to face the loss of your son. We will keep you in our prayers.

  • By Virginia Kugel on

    Dear Rex and Family,

    My heartfelt condolences go out to all of you. There are no words. Adam was larger than life and as sweet as pie. I’m going to miss that big smile and his commanding presence that lit up the room each time he entered.

    I’m soooo sorry Rex. Prayers for strength, wisdom and peace during this most tragic and difficult time.

  • By Betsy and Tony Deldeo on

    We are so very sorry to hear of the tragic death of Adam. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you Rex and Marie. Adam was a wonderful person and a true gentleman. He will surely be missed by many. May God give you the strength to deal with this horrible tragedy.

  • By Simone on

    Rexy. I will always love you for the happy times we shared and the laughs. You were my best advice giver and always told me like it is. I am so heartbroken. To your family, your son saved me from dark days and he was an amazing person. He was so loved. RIP babe..I will never forget what a spirit you were. Your light will shine bright always.

    • By Amanda on

      Thank you for these words Simone. Please let me know if you ever need us.

  • By Rhonda Huss on

    Marie, Rex and Family,

    I am so very sorry for your loss. You are all in my thoughts and prayers during this tremendously difficult time.

  • By Joe Staffieri on

    My heart is broken for you Rex & your loving family.
    My condolences & many prayers for you.
    He was an amazing & talented young man with a wonderful charm & a big heart.

  • By Jon beedon on

    So sorry for your loss. The first time we met I knew how much you two were more than father n son. Best friends was what I saw. My thoughts are with you and your family

  • By Justin Hensley on

    I grew up with Adam and then was lucky enough to spend time with Rex when he returned to Dallas years later. We have lost a vibrant storyteller, an unwavering uplifter, and a genuine friend. He impacted everyone he met and my heart goes out to his family, friends, and anyone who missed their chance to meet a one in million human being.

  • By Mary M Sloan on

    Dear Rex and Family, So very sorry to hear of the lost of your son Adam. Please know we will keep you and your family in our prayers. Heaven has now received another beautiful soul.

  • By DeVito Family on

    Rex, Mary Amanda Auden and Brynn Stephanie, Owen, and Melanie. I am so Sorry to hear about Adam he will be missed! it is a travesty that such a Charismatic young man that left a impression on everyone that met him. the Devito Family send are Love and Prayers

  • By Clarence Armstrong Sr. on

    My condolences to you and your family

  • By The Drucker family on

    So sorry for the loss of this amazing human being. So happy he was apart of our lives. I’ll never forget all of those great times growing up in valley took together, and then all the shenanigans a little later in life. He touched everyone’s hearts so easily. We will miss him dearly. Prayers for the family.

  • By Gloria Adams Lupi on

    Rex. I’m so sorry to hear of the loss of your prescious sure he will be missed

    • By Erika Henderson and Christopher O'melia on

      To the Aaron family, our deepest and sincerest condolences. Your son was a light in our lives. We both had the privilege of working along side of Rex for years at Idle Rich, and he was nothing less than one in a million. He was a man with a heart of gold who loved his family and friends fiercely. We grieve with your family in this time of loss and pray that you will find peace.
      We send all our love that our hearts can muster.

  • By Gloria Adams Lupi on

    Rex. Please know that my heart goes out to you and your family. I can’t even imagine what you are going thru…RI P beautiful soul . You and your family will be in my prayers

  • By Gloria Adams Lupi on

    I’m so very sorry to hear this Rex. I will keep you all in my prayers. R I P and fly high beautiful angel. My heart is broken for all of your family

  • By Mark Sullivan on

    Ive never met a more genuine guy in my life. No matter the time between seeing one another he treated you like you were his brother or sister. Always asked me how my kids were doing. To me he was very unselfish and polite and just a great, great dude. Ill miss the stories, Ill miss the humor, Ill miss he genuine person that is so hard to find these days. Rexy, I love ya brother. See you on the other side.

  • By Kim Gamaitoni on

    My dearest Rex and His sweet Ree, I can’t understand what you’re going through. Adam was one of the kindest,, sweetest person I ever met. Now matter how bad my day was,he always made me smile. My heart bleeds for you sending my love and know that heaven has received another Angel with huge wings. All my love to you both!😢😢b Bess you and your family and saying prayers. 🙏🙏🙏🙏😘

  • By Eleanor Hagenbuch on

    Rex and family
    so sorry for your loss

  • By Michael Tellier on

    The first time we spoke was in the 9th grade. I was wearing my ‘Fry OJ’ t-shirt and you approached me asking if I would sell it because you thought it was the funniest shirt you had seen. That started a 25 year friendship. The irony of the story was you turned out to be funniest guy I’ll ever meet. A razor sharp wit that was unparalleled backed by a heart of gold. You were one of my closest friends and I always thought of you as a brother. You are irreplaceable and will be missed by many. Love you brother and Rest In Peace.


  • By Gloria Moeller on

    Dear Rex, Mary & Amanda,
    I am so sorry for your loss. Adam was a great person, whom I have known for quite a while. He was always a pleasure to be around. This is probably the most difficult thing you will ever go through in a lifetime. He was as handsome as he was nice. He always had a smile and I enjoyed any moment I was in his presence. He will be truly missed.
    I pray for your family that God gives you the strength to go on each day without this wonderful young man.
    You’ll be in my thoughts and prayers.All my love. Gloria

  • By Elizabeth Arnold on

    Dearest Rexy and Family,

    I have no words. What a beautiful soul the world has lost. Sending so much love.

  • By Sandi Wooters on

    My heart goes out to everyone. Adam was a wonderful and handsome gentleman. I know his joyful spirit will be missed. Prayers during this difficult time.

  • By Sandi Wooters on

    My heart goes out to everyone. Adam was a wonderful and handsome gentleman. I’m sure he will be missed. Prayers during this difficult time.

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