Details for Robert Wade
Robert Patrick Wade, age 72, of The Villages, FL passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 24, 2019 after a courageous battle with prostate cancer. He was surrounded by his devoted family. Survivors include his loving wife of 48+ years, Carol; son Robert (Nancy) Wade; and daughter Christine Borgman (Joe). He is also survived by his siblings; Richard (Mary), James (Joann), Stephen (Kathy), Patrick (Cindy), and Nancy Cothern (Jimmy); sister-in-law, Nancy Heilmann and brother-in-law, David (Mary) Butters. In addition, he is survived by his six treasured grandsons; Nicklas, Hudson, Anderson, and Nathan Wade, and Andrew and Patrick Borgman, and many dear nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Joan and Robert Alexander Wade.
A gathering will be held on Tuesday, November 26, 2019 from 10-11 am, with a celebration of life service to follow at 11 am, at Hiers-Baxley (3975 Wedgewood Lane in The Villages, FL). A committal service with military honors will be held the following day, on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at 11 am at Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell, FL.
In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation in Bob's memory to the Wounded Warrior Project or the Prostate Cancer Foundation.
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