Richard Quade

In Memorial

Richard James Quade, 80, of Chalk Bluff, passed away Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at a Temple hospital. The family will receive friends on Thursday, October 18th from 6 to 7:30 PM at Lake Shore Funeral Home, 5201 Steinbeck Bend in Waco. Thoughts and memories may be shared in the online Guest Book at

Richard was born June 27, 1932 in Douglas, Michigan to Lewis and Mildred (Brown) Quade. He served his country with the U.S. Army. After retiring as owner of Douglas L.P. Gas Company in Michigan, Mr. Quade moved to Waco in 1996 and married Beverly Cox. He was a member of The Dutcher Masonic Lodge, The Saugatuck Township Fire Department and was a past President of the School Board in Douglas, Michigan. He became a devoted fan of the Baylor Lady Bears in Waco.

Survivors include wife, Beverly Cox-Quade; his children, Debra Quade and Rich Quade; stepchildren; Barry Cox and wife Alicia, Bart Cox and wife Kaylyn, and Beth Cox-Cain; grandchildren; Jeremy Bussies and wife Jennifer, Trevor Bussies and wife Melissa, Jason Quade and wife Yanet; step-grandchildren; Tommy, Beverly Rose, Brittany, Colby, Chelsea, Taylor, Taryn and Whitney; great grandchildren; Jordan, Kyan, Noah, Brady and Carter Bussies, Kristen and Brielle Quade; and brother; Philip Quade.

In lieu of flowers, memorials should be made to Fuzzy Friends Rescue of Waco.

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Condolence Messages

  1. Bart and Kalynn Cox

    We will miss you Richard. Thank you for all the kindness and know that you will be missed.

  2. Carol Anne Wilson

    Beverly, I am so sorry to learn of your husband’s passing. You are in my thoughts and prayers!

  3. Beverly,
    I was so saddened to hear of your loss. My thoughts are with you and I pray that God would bring you peace and comfort you at this time.

    Diana Whiteley

  4. My thoughts and prayers are with you in this time of sadness. May you find peace knowing that he is always with you in spirit and cherished memories of the wonderful times you had together.

  5. My Prayers and sympathy are with you.

  6. Beverly,
    I extend my love and sympathy to you and your family at this time. May God be with and help ease your grief and pain.

  7. So sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  8. Dear Beverly and Family, My thoughts and prayers are with you and the Family. May you feel God’s love and care during this time. Your friend, Rae

  9. Toni & Amy Holecek

    Our heartfelt sympathy goes out to you & your family. We were so sorry to hear about your husband. You are in our thoughts & prayers.

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