WEST CHAZY — Mr. Wade E. Relation, 66, formerly of West Chazy, passed away Saturday, August 10, 2013 at the Stratton VA Medical Center in Albany with family by his side. He was bon in Plattsburgh on Sept. 27, 1946, the son of Harold and Thelma (Fountain) Relation.
Wade served in the U.S. Navy from 1965-1967. He operated a farm in Mooers and later owned and operated Brookside Store in West Chazy. He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was also an artist and won many awards.
He is survived by his father, Harold Relation of Beekmantown; his siblings and their spouses, Lanny and Judy Relation of Beekmantown, Ginger Clark of Duanesburg, Georgia Branham of Plattsburgh, Deanne Dwyer of Port Kent, Harold Relation Jr. of Rouses Point, Dwight and Blossom Relation of West Chazy, Martin and Lori Relation of Beekmantown, Gerald and Sandra Smith of West Chazy, Debra and Stephen Chilton of Ellenburg Center, Dennis and Penny Relation of Beekmantown, Bonnie and Philip Bijeau of Plattsburgh; and many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his mother, Thelma Relation; and brother, Jerry Relation.
Calling hours will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at the Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad St. in Plattsburgh.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at St. Joseph's Church in West Chazy. Interment with military honors will follow in the parish cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be offered to Worthy Warriors/ K of C # 10869 c/o Michele Ferrauilo, VA Medical Center -117, 113 Holland Ave., Albany, N.Y. 12208. The family wishes to thank Wade's "extended family" at the Stratton VA Medical Center for the love and care that was given to Wade.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad St., Plattsburgh, N.Y. 12901 (518) 561-3980.
Online condolences and memorial candles may be offered at www.brownfuneralhomeinc.com