Elizabeth Sheean "Betty" Wade (1925 - 2018)

Obituary
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Elizabeth "Betty" Sheean Wade resident of Idaho Falls, Idaho, formerly of Lincoln, California passed away at home after a long courageous battle with cancer surrounded by family on August 9, 2018 at the age of 93. She was born January 17, 1925 in Glendale, Los Angeles, Calif. To Joseph Sheean & Edna Merrill Sheean. She was the oldest of five children. She graduated from Grant Union High School in California and is a graduate of Loyola University School of Nursing, Chicago, IL. She worked as a Program Specialist Health Services for San Juan Unified School District in California and retired as a School Nurse at El Camino High School, Sacramento, CA. She loved traveling, golfing, playing cards especially bridge & gin. Her favorite times were spent with friends and family. She was predeceased by her husband Merlin L Wade after fifty years or marriage, son Gerald "Jerry" Wade of Sacramento both her parents along with two sisters and one brother. She will be greatly missed by her daughter & son-in-law Janice & Bill Boggs of Idaho Falls, ID, Grandchildren: Justin & Kelly Boggs of Chicago, IL, Ashley & Ronald Demmer of Rigby, ID, Corene & Bryan Young of Idaho Falls, ID, Rebecca Wade of Roseville, CA and seven great-grandchildren. Family will hold a private Celebration of Life. In lieu of flowers or donations, the family requests that you and yours schedule some time to spend together having fun, go to a show, picnic, out to dinner, or play her favorite game of golf. Bury any grudges and celebrate life.
Published in The Sacramento Bee on Aug. 12, 2018