Therese M. (nee Lairdieson) Gade, 84 Therese M. (nee Lairdieson) Gade, 84, of Darby, died Sunday, July 21, 2013 at Presbyterian Medical Center. Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late John Lairdieson and Elizabeth McLaughlin Lairdieson. She had been a resident of Darby for over 50 years. Mrs. Gade was employed by the William Penn School District for the past 48 years. She had previously worked as a nurse at Misercordia Hospital. She was past president of the BVM Mothers Club, BVM CYO, and Darby Swim Club. Mrs. Gade was a loving mother and grandmother who enjoyed reading and spending time with her family. Along with her parents, she was predeceased by her husband Leslie Gade, who died in 1995. Survivors: Her children, John Gade, Thomas (Linda ) Gade, Susann (Jeffrey) Vance, Nancylee (Edgar) Linvill, and James (Lisa) Gade. She is also survived by 10 grandchildren. Funeral Mass: Relatives and friends are invited to her Funeral Mass, 10 a.m., Friday, at Blessed Virgin Mary Church, 1101 Main Street, Darby. Viewing: There will be a viewing Thursday evening, 7-9 p.m. and Friday morning, after 8:45 a.m., at Marvil Funeral Home, 1110 Main Street, Darby. Interment: SS. Peter & Paul Cemetery. Contributions: to the
, Memorial Fulfillment Center, 777 Penn Center Blvd., Ste. 200, Pittsburgh, PA 15235 would be appreciated. The Guest Book may be signed online at: www.marvilfuneralhome.com.
Published in The Daily Times on July 23, 2013