Lena Wade, 82, Washington

Lena Mae Wade, 82, of Washington, Indiana, went to her heavenly home on November 15, 2022 at 5:02 pm. She was born on December 4, 1939, the daughter of Sam and Esther Purdue.

Lona had worked for several years in the grocery business. She was a loving a wife, mother, grandma, and wonderful caregiver to her mother.

She leaves behind her husband of 63 years, Herschel Fred Wade, children, Freddie Wade, Sherry Jo Giese (Paul), grandchildren, Melissa Jo Hargis (Will) and Justin O’Connor (Annie), and a great granddaughter Audrina Jo Hargis, also referred lovingly as “her little monkey”.

Lena is preceded in death by her parents and brother, Jimmy Purdue.

A funeral service will be held at Sugarland Memory Gardens on Monday November 21, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. at the mausoleum chapel. Pastor Brad Rainey will officiate. All family and friends are invited to attend. Goodwin-Sievers Funeral Home is honored to be entrusted with the care of Lena.