John Edward Bade, born April 21, 1936 in Elmhurst to Edward Bade and Vera Bade, passed away on Sept. 28, 2021. 

John met the love of his life, Roberta E. Berg, in 1953 while attending high school. They were wed on June 15, 1957. John and “Bobbi” were married for 64 years and raised seven amazing children. John was a wonderful husband and father. He graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 1958 with a Bachelors degree in Marketing. John is a Fourth Degree member of the Knights of Columbus since joining at the age of 18. His hobbies included fishing, acting, singing, golf and playing poker. 

John is survived by his beautiful wife Bobbi of Denver; daughters Karen Terilli (Sam) of Miami, Fla., Cynthia Callicrate Talley (Otto) of Eagle, Colo. And Rebecca Umbarger (Bradley) of Rogers, AR; sons Edward Bade (Denise Seldon) of Lone Tree, Colo., Donald Bade (Debi), of Fort Collins, Colo., Steven Bade, of Sterling, Colo., Thomas Bade (Emily) of Southside, AL, eleven grandchildren and five great grandchildren. 

John will surely be missed by all who knew him as he made friends with everyone he met. 

Knights of Columbus Memorial Service / Rosary will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 13 at 6:30 p.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church 2200 S. Logan St., Denver, Colo.

Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, Oct. 14 at 10 a.m. Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church 2200 S. Logan St. in Denver. Inurnment will be determined at a later date. Both services will be live streamed for those who wish to view via internet. The Knights of Columbus Memorial / Rosary on Wednesday, Oct. 13 can be viewed at: The Funeral Mass on Thursday, Oct. 14 can be viewed at:

In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Parkinson’s Association of the Rockies.



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