Christopher "Wade" Wiseman, 53, passed away on Sunday, October 20, 2013 in Yuma, AZ. Wade was born June 8, 1960 in Portales, New Mexico to Sylvia and JD Wiseman. He graduated from Mayfield High School in 1978 and retired from the United States Marine Corps' Explosive Ordnance Disposal unit. His hobbies were riding his IronHorse Chopper, working on his 1971 Chevy pickup and drinking IPA beer. Wade is survived by his beloved wife Vicky Wiseman and daughters, Alyssa Wiseman, Melissia Knight, and Melinda Knight of Yuma, AZ; mother, Sylvia Wiseman of Las Cruces, NM; sisters, Julie Wiseman Lucero of Albuquerque, NM and Casey Wiseman Williams of Greenville, SC; brother, Justin D. Wiseman of Albuquerque, NM; grandchildren, Hailey, Devin, Nathan and Nadia; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. He is preceded in death by his father, JD Wiseman. Services were held at Funeraria del Angel located at 795 W. 28th Street, Yuma on Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. and was officiated by Jerry Lucero.
Published in Las Cruces Sun-News on Nov. 1, 2013