He was a devoted Harley Davidson motorcyclist, made models of cars, trucks, airplanes and anything that has a motor in it. He was a champion video gamer and devoted Jay Hawk fan. He was a friend to everyone who met him.
Survivors include his father, Richard W. Shade Sr.; mother, Janice M. Shade; stepfather, David A. Swan; fiancee, Jenny M. Howey; brothers, Richard W. Shade Jr. and Steven W. Shade and wife, Robin; sisters Faith A. Nutt and Anna L. Rogers and husband, Mark; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral service were at 11 a.m., Saturday, Dec 23, at Charter Funerals Sunset Chapel, Leavenworth, Kan. Burial was in Sunset Memory Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of Charter Funerals.