Wade A. Beede


Wade Alan Beede, 51, of Duluth, MN, died unexpectedly, Thursday, September 22, 2022. Wade was born April 5, 1971, in Duluth MN, the son of Jerry and Delores (Savela) Beede. He grew up in Rice Lake Township and attended Duluth Central High School.

Wade loved the outdoors; he would often photograph beautiful scenery and animals. He was also a very talented artist and could easily draw amazing pictures by free hand. Along with drawing, one of Wade’s favorite hobbies included cooking. He was employed at several area restaurants as a cook where he enjoyed preparing meals for others, while getting to meet new people.

Wade was preceded in death by his sister, Debbie; stepsister, Kristy; parents, Jerry and Delores; stepmother, Kathy, and his grandparents.

Wade is survived by his brother, Warren (Jaydee) Beede, Iron River, WI; sister, Dana Beede, Shakopee, MN; a half-brother Michael Gabel, Austin TX; stepbrothers, Ken (Sally) Jegloski, Cloquet, MN, Jeffrey Jegloski, Duluth, MN; stepsister, Jennifer Butcher and her friend Jay Oman, Fort Myers, FL; nieces and nephews, Taya Beede, Alex Chaffee, Jacob Johnson, Terra Werbelow, Brooke Beede, Tessa and Abby Dudek; a special friend Vicki Knutson, Duluth MN, as well as many other relatives and friends.

A Time of Remembrance will be held on Friday, October 14th from 4-6 pm at the Lenroot Maetzold Funeral Home, 1209 E. 5th Street in Superior.

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