Mary Ellen Wade
Mary Ellen Wade Parr, 73, of
Ruckersville, VA passed away on Friday, October 28,
2016. She was born on January 14, 1943 to the late
Bessie and Allus Wade.
In addition to her parents she
was preceded in death by her sister, Lila Alice
Hasselberger and her brother, Allus Wade, Jr.
She is survived by her husband of
54 years, Bill Parr; and two brother-in-laws, Tommy
Parr and Mike Parr.
Mary Ellen grew up in Schuyler,
VA and attended Schuyler Elementary School and
Nelson County High School. In 1962 she married her
high school sweetheart, Bill. She worked a number of
years as a bookkeeper and in 1990 she joined her
husband in their moving and storage business,
Charlottesville Transfer and Storage. They operated
the business together until their retirement in
2009. She had a love for animals, family and friends
and will be missed deeply. Mary Ellen was as close
to being and earth angel as there has ever been! Now
she is a real angel.
The family will celebrate Mary
Ellen’s life on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 from 2
p.m. to 4 p.m. at Ryan Funeral Home, 12819 Spotswood
Trail, Ruckersville, VA 22968.
In lieu of flowers memorial
contributions may be made in her name to the Madison
– Greene Humane Society, PO Box 95, Ruckersville, VA
22968 &/or the Charlottesville Albemarle SPCA, 3355
Berkmar Dr., Charlottesville, VA 22901.
An online guestbook is available at
Ryan Funeral Home of Ruckersville, VA is handling