Kenneth Wayne STADE

STADE, Kenneth Wayne

1945 – 2009

It is with overwhelming sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved Ken on July 10, 2009. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Maxine Campbell Stade, his daughter Carla (Juergen), sons Thomas (Trudy), Troy (Cindy), Wayne (Joan), brothers Al, Norm, Willie, sisters, Margie, Ruby & their families, & many friends. His grandchildren Hayley, Max, Samantha, Mason, Kira, Mark & Jenna were the joy of his life. He was predeceased by his father Thomas Stade & his mother Rosie Wallace, his eldest brother Tommy & niece Darlene. Ken’s wonderful smile, sense of humour, compassion & zest for life will forever be remembered by his loved ones, as will the courage & grace with which he accepted & fought his 5 year battle with cancer. A Celebration of Ken’s life will be held at Calvin Presbyterian Church, 2597 Bourquin Crescent, E. Abbotsford, B.C. at 2 p.m. August 14, 2009. In lieu of flowers donations in Ken’s memory may be made to the BC Children’s Hospital.