Wilbur L Wade, 92, of Indianapolis, IN passed from this world on Wednesday December 12, 2018. He was born on Saturday July 3, 1926, Charles W. and Gertrude A. (Ryland) Wade in Sullivan County, Indiana.
He was preceded in death by wife Esther E. (Wrightsman) Wade, his parents, son David Wade, sisters Glennora Leonzo, Belva Pemberton, grandson Brandon McClain, son-in-law Chuck Pfaff.
He is survived by his sons Daniel L. (wife Linda) Wade, Dale A. Wade, Charles W. (wife Teresa) Wade, daughter Alycia E. McClain, brother Charles Wade, 8 grandchildren Danny, Cheryl, Charlie, Mike, Eryn, Josh, Patrick, several great grandchildren, and extended family and friends.
He proudly served in the Army. He loved stock car racing and worked at Bud’s Service Truck Stop for many years.
He is missed by all who knew and loved him.
Celebration of life held on Thursday December 27, 2018 from 5 pm to 8 pm, at VFW Post 2839, 3368 Wilcox St, Indianapolis, IN 46222. Burial on Friday December 28, 2018 at Floral park at 1 pm.