Ellen Steward Wade "Friss," 81, died Thursday, July 18, 2013. Ellen S. Wade was born June 6, 1932, in Lancaster and was a daughter of the late Lillie Steward. Mrs. Wade was the widow of Joe Wade Sr. Survivors include one daughter, Debra Wade of Lancaster; four sons, Joe Wade Jr. and Ronald Wade, both of Lancaster, James Mitchell Wade of Columbia, Ricky Wade of Washington, D.C., Quandrico Rutledge-Wade of Charlotte, N.C.; and 10 grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by a son, John M. Wade. Funeral services are 11 a.m. Monday, July 22, at Mt. Moriah AME Zion Church, officiated by the Rev. Charles Crockett, with burial in Lancaster Memorial Park. Eastern Star Rites at 6 p.m. and viewing is from 1 to 7 p.m. today, July 21, at Crawford Funeral Home Lancaster. Condolences can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
. Crawford Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.