Johnnie Wade

Salineville – Johnnie Wayne Wade, 57, of Hazel Run Road died Christmas morning at the Western Pennsylvania Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pa. with his family at his side.

He was born August 13, 1956, in Augusta, Georgia, a son of the late Carl and Catherine Dickson Wade.

Johnnie lived most of his life in the Salineville area and worked as a truck driver. He enjoyed hunting and spending time with his family. He was a caring and loving man who gave of his time to many. He was always doing something for someone. He truly was a friend to many and a stranger to none.

Johnnie will be sadly missed by his wife of 38 years, Virginia Boston Wade at home; four daughters, Nancy (Matt) Miller of Martins Ferry, Crystal Monigold of Salineville, Debbie (Bob) Miller of Martins Ferry, Rose Wade of Salineville; two brothers, Frank (Donna) Wade of Salineville, George Wade of Reeders, PA; five sisters, Shirley (Bones) Roberts of Salineville, Wilma “Cookie” Norris of Henryville, PA, Evelyn (Bill) Molyneaux of Henryville, PA, Carolyn (Butch) Byles of Saylorsburg, PA, Rhoda (Danny) Monigold of Salineville; grandchildren, Matthew, Sarah, and Jakob Miller, Hayley Miller, Breanna Miller, Nicolas Wade, Angel Wright, Savannah Diekmann, Jonell Wade, Taven Monigold, Alexa Monigold, and Mathew Smith.

Besides his parents Johnnie was preceded in death by two brothers, Carl Wade and Kenneth Wade; one sister, Linda Wade; and one daughter Jonell Wade.

A service will be held Saturday at 4:30 PM at the Kerr-Pastore Funeral Home in Salineville, Ohio with Fred Monigold officiating.

Family and friends may call at the funeral home on Saturday from 2:00 PM until time of service.

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