Garey L. Wade

Garey L. Wade, 66 years, of Elverson, passed away on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at TowerHealth/Reading Hospital, following an illness.

He was born on July 17, 1952 in Reading. Garey was the son of the late Arthur and Laura (Glass) Wade. He was the husband of Linda Kay (Hoffman) Wade, with whom they shared 26 years of marriage.

Garey was a mechanic, who owned G. & G. Automotive in Elverson. He was a lifetime member of the former Elverson Fire Company, where he served as Fire Chief. Garey was also a member of Harmony United Methodist Church. He enjoyed auto racing for many years.

Surviving in addition to his wife is a son, Brandon and his wife Jenna Hughes of the Bronx, NY and a sister, Sharon and her husband Dale Lutz of Pottstown.

A funeral service will be held on Monday, April 8, 2019 at 11 AM from The Labs Funeral Home, Inc., 141 Pequea Ave., Honey Brook, Pa. Interment will follow at the Elverson Methodist Cemetery. A calling hour will be held from 5 to 7 PM on Sunday and one hour prior to the service on Monday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in the memory of Garey to the American Cancer Society, 498 Bellevue Ave., Reading, Pa. 19605.

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I am so sorry for your loss. I hope the love of friends gives you comfort and the love of God gives you peace.

~ Ruth Sellers Bamberger Birdsboro, PA
4/5/2019 3:16:52 PM

Our condolences to the entire family from friends formerly from Elverson and church.

~ Clyde (Butch) and Linda Mohl
4/4/2019 8:16:42 PM

Linda I’m so very sorry to hear of Gareys passing. He was a very kind man who will be missed my many. I have no words to offer that can take away the pain. Praying that as time goes by the pain will become less and less. Hold fast to the good memories they will get you thru it all.

~ David Hughes
4/4/2019 7:03:00 PM

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