Terrance “Terry” E. Wade died June 14, 2012 at Longmont United Hospital. He was 60.
He was born August 22, 1951 in McPherson, Kansas to Ralph Sr. and Alma (Retter) Wade. He moved to Denver from Kansas at 13 and graduated from Thomas Jefferson high school in 1970. He then studied sign language interpretation at the Community College of Denver.
In August of 1974 he married Diane Sorensen. Together they moved to Longmont in 1988 from Lafayette.
He worked for 30 years with Western Electric which became AT&T, and at Wal-Mart for the past 3 years.
He was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church and was an avid reader and enjoyed leather working.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Terry is survived by his wife Diane of Longmont; his son Christian of Longmont; his daughter Karen Wade of Longmont; his brother Ralph Jr. of Denver; two grandchildren Antonio Aguirre and Emily Silver both of Longmont; and his lifelong friend of 45 years Terence Keller.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM Tuesday June 19, 2012 at Ahlberg Funeral Chapel. Memorial contributions to the Terrance Wade memorial fund in c/o Ahlberg Funeral Chapel. Cremation at Ahlberg Funeral Chapel and Crematory.