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Obituary for Nora Wade
Nora M. Wade, age 98, formerly of Oakland and Shelbyville, died Thursday, April 9, 2015 at Gowin Parc in Mattoon, IL. Nora was born July 4, 1916 in Vermilion County, IL to Jackson M. and Dorrias V. (Colclasure) Eastin. She married Glenn William “Bill” Wade on July 16, 1938 in Tuscola, IL; he preceded her in death on August 16, 1986. She is survived by two sisters-in-law: Anne Schable of Atwood, IL and Nancy Eastin of Oakland, IL; and several nieces and nephews. She was also preceded in death by six brothers: Arlia Eastin, Dale Eastin, Edward “Nick” Eastin, Paul Eastin, Harold Eastin and Marvin Eastin. Nora was a member of the Oakland Christian Church. The family would like to thank the staff at Gowin Parc for the care Nora received over the last eight years. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at Krabel Funeral Home in Oakland, IL. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the funeral, beginning at 10:00 a.m. Burial will follow at Oakland Cemetery. For those who wish, memorials may be made to the Oakland Christian Church.