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Orlando Marcus Wade

Alton | Wednesday, September 16 2015

Orlando Marcus Wade, 44 received eternal rest Wednesday evening, September 16, 2015.

Orlando affectionately known as “Pee Wee” and “Bubba” was born April 10, 1971. His parents were Charlane and Keith Stampley and the late Floyd Woods.

Bubba professed a hope in Christ at an early age. He loved to laugh, dress, and dance. On April 17, 1993, he married the former Candies Kaiser; to this union was born two children.

Orlando graduated from Alton High School in 1991, and later served his country becoming apart of the U.S. Navy.  He was a Navy Seal and completed his certificate of Aviation. He worked as a laborer for Local #218. He received a certificate in Waste Water Management at S.I.U.E. in 2014.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by, both sets of paternal and maternal grandparents.

Orlando is lovingly remembered by: his wife, Candies Wade; his parents, Reverend Keith and Charlane Stampley; children; one daughter, Erica Wade, two sons, Kevin Wade and Brandon Wade. Six brothers, Keith (Cetoria) Stampley Jr. of Doltan, AL, Byron (Taryn) Stampley of Alton, IL, Terrance Caldwell of Seattle, Washington, Teffan Brown, Deandri Gipson, Monquell Woods all of Alton, IL. Four Sisters, Latoya Stampley, Markeitra Stampley-Hickman, and Charnette ( Ryan) Hardin of Alton, IL and Carita (Paul) Alston of Newport News, VA. One grandson, Eyan Harris. A host of uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and friends.

Visitation will convene Thursday, September 24, 2015 from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Harrison Funeral Chapel.  Visitation will resume Friday, September 25, 2015 from 9 until time of service at 11:00 a.m. at Deliverance Temple Complex C.O.G.I.C. Interment will follow at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.  Keith Stampley, Jr. will eulogize. Guest registry and condolences are available at www.harrisonfuneralchapel.com


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Harrison Funeral Chapel

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