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December 11, 2013

Theresa A. Wade

The Daily Star

---- — Theresa A. Wade

CHILI — Theresa A. Wade, 65, of Chili, went to be with the Lord on Dec. 8, 2013, with her family by her side.

She was born Nov. 25, 1948, daughter of Antonia and Aloysius Higgins.

She is survived by her loving husband, W.T. “Skip” Wade Jr.; daughter, Robyn (Philip) Motsay and their children, Theresa, Mary Grace, Caroline and Catherine; son, Michael (Christy) Wade and their children, Nicholas, Tyler, Ethan, Connor, James and Aaron; father, Aloysius Higgins of Stamford; siblings, James (Charlene) Higgins of Oneonta, Katherine (Robert) Brophy, Ossining, Michael (Kristin) Higgins of Stamford and Al Higgins of Stamford; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was predeceased by her mother, Antonia Higgins.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 13, at

Alvah Halloran & Son Funeral Home, 2125 Chili Avenue, Rochester.

Funeral services will be at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 14, at St. Pius the Tenth Church, 3000 Chili Avenue, Rochester.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Tess to Visiting Nurse Hospice, 2180 Empire Blvd., Webster, NY 14580. 

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