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George Miles Wade, II

February 6, 1945 — February 27, 2022

George Miles Wade, II, 77, of Topeka, KS died Sunday, February 27, 2022, at Stormont-Vail Hospital.

He was born February 6, 1945, in Kansas City, KS the son of George and Margaret (Clarke) Wade.

George graduated from Wyandotte High School.  Following graduating he joined the US Army serving two tours of duty in Vietnam.  After being honorable discharged he had a lengthy career as a Kansas City, KS, police officer retired in 1985

George married Cecelia Marie O’Bryan on September 21, 1968, in Nowata, OK.  She preceded him in death on July 22, 2018.  Survivors include four daughters, Cindy Wade of Clovis, NM, Kathleen R. Wade of Topeka, Jennifer Lynne Abeyta of Denver, and Edyth Ellene Williams of Topeka.  Two sisters, Diane (Tom) Jones, Margaret Wade, nine grandchildren and fifteen great-grandchildren also survive.  He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Margaret Wade, three siblings, Carol Wade, David Wade and Wayne Wade.

Memorial services will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday, March 12, 2022, at Brennan-Mathena Funeral Home.                    The family will receive friends following the service.

His family suggests memorial contributions to be made to Fraternal Order of Police sent in care of Brennan-Mathena Funeral Home, 800 SW 6th Avenue, Topeka, KS 66603.

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Saturday, March 12, 2022

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