Gary Wade

Gary Wade

Gary Wade, 61, born February 11, 1955 in Akron, OH, passed away October 11, 2016 at Zusman Hospice.

A graduate of Franklin University, he retired from the Army National Guard after 34 years of honorable service.

Predeceased by his parents and two siblings. Gary leaves to cherish his memory, his loving wife, Janet; sons, Gary I. (Courtney) and Jordan A.; grandchildren, Aniyah, Aaliyah, Mikayla, and Marquis; five siblings; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Celebration of Life 2 p.m. Saturday, October 22, 2016 in the chapel of DIEHL-WHITTAKER FUNERAL SERVICE, 720 E. Long St., where his family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until the start of service.

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