Gerald Lee Dade, 72, of Columbus, passed away on Feb. 11, 2017.
He was born on Dec. 13, 1944, in Circleville, to Emmitt and Naomi (Phifer) Dade.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brother, Howard Dade; and a brother-in-law, Charles Brazil.
Gerald is survived by his wife, Cheryl (Corbin) Dade; daughter, Veronica Meek; son, Gerald (Felicia De Leon) Dade Jr.; grandchildren, Alvin, Aron and Lindsey; and siblings, Geraldine (George) Quinn, Carolyn Brazil, E. Steven Dade and Brenda Dade.
Funeral services will be held at noon on Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, with burial to follow in Forest Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until the time of service at noon on Monday.
Online condolences can be made to www.wellmanfuneralhomes.com.
This article originally appeared on The Pickaway News Journal