Obituaries

Wade E. Kreitlow

Wade E. Kreitlow, 40, of Clarion passed away Sunday, December 20, 2015, at his home.

A Celebration of Life service for Wade Kreitlow will be held at 6:30 PM on Wednesday, December 23, 2015, at Ewing Funeral Home, 1801 Central Avenue East in Clarion, with Pastor Bill Kem officiating. Burial will be held at a later date.

The family will begin greeting friends at 5:00 PM on Wednesday evening at the funeral home.

Wade Eugene Kreitlow was born July 11, 1975 to Wayne and Terry (Chytry) Kreitlow in Clarion. He attended school in Clarion and graduated in 1993.

Following high school, Wade worked at Doc Stop, Ennis Trucking and at the redemption center in Clarion as well as for his parents at Wayne’s Tap and for Willis Soesbe at Little Willie’s until its closing. Wade loved spending time and joking around with the regulars at the bar.

Wade enjoyed playing pool, bowling, fishing, playing cards and arcade games. He also frequented the Clarion Public Library.

Wade will be remembered as a loving uncle and as a kind-hearted person. He never judged or had a bad thing to say about others, and he always wore his heart on his sleeve.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be left to the family’s discretion and mailed in care of the family of Wade Kreitlow at P.O. Box 363 in Clarion.

Wade is survived by his parents Terry Kreitlow of Clear Lake and Wayne Kreitlow of Clarion; sisters Barb Dillon of Clear Lake, Kaari Kreitlow of Clear Lake, and Kathy Silvestre of Bedford, Iowa; thirteen nieces and nephews and 6 great-nieces and nephews; along with numerous other family members and friends.

Wade was preceded in death by his maternal and paternal grandparents.

Visitation

Date: Wednesday, December 23, 2015
Time: 5:00 pm
Where: Ewing Funeral Home – Clarion
1801 Central Avenue East, Clarion, Iowa 50525
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Service

Date: Wednesday, December 23, 2015
Time: 6:30 pm
Where: Ewing Funeral Home – Clarion
1801 Central Avenue East, Clarion, Iowa 50525
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