Larry J. Shade, 65

December 05, 2008

OCT. 19, 1943-DEC. 3, 2008

McCONNELLSBURG, Pa. - Larry J. Shade, 65, of McConnellsburg, died Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2008, at Fulton County Medical Center in McConnellsburg.

Born Oct. 19, 1943, in Berkeley Springs, W.Va., he was the son of the late John W. and Pearl Braithwaite Shade.

He retired from JLG Industries on Jan. 4, 2008, after 12 years of service. He and his wife had owned and operated Tastee Freez in McConnellsburg.


He was a member and an emergency medical technician instructor of McConnellsburg Volunteer Fire Co.

He is survived by his wife, Judy V. Yost Shade, whom he married March 18, 1962; one daughter, Lori Shade Hoffeditz of Chambersburg, Pa.; one sister, Iris J. Peck of Warfordsburg, Pa.; one grandson; one niece; and one nephew.

Services will be Monday at 2 p.m. at Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home in McConnellsburg. The Rev. John Godissart will officiate. Burial will be in Union Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to McConnellsburg Volunteer Fire Co., 112 E. Maple St., P.O. Box 724, McConnellsburg, PA 17233.

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