Orville "Buck" Eugene Wade, 81, of Galt, died Jan. 14. He was born March 6, 1929 in Oklahoma.
Mr. Wade was a mechanic for Tri-Valley Cannery, and he served in the U.S. Army. He enjoyed baseball and gardening.
He is survived by his sons, Dinney Wade and David Wade; daughters, Janice Miner and Gloria Wade; brother, Danny Wade; sisters, Verna Forbes and Della Cockrel; 15 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Iness Wade; and son, Michael Wade.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Galt Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. today at Ben Salas Funeral Home.
Ben Salas Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.