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Barry K. Wade

November 13, 1954 ~ September 2, 2022 (age 67)


Barry K. Wade, 67 of Depot Road passed away peacefully September 2, 2022 in Exeter Hospital after a period of failing health.

Barry was born November 13, 1954 in North Conway, NH, the son of Virgil and Marjorie (Robinson) Wade and a 1972 graduate of Kennett High School in North Conway, NH.

Barry was known as the “fishman”, working in the Seafood Department at Hannaford in Wells for 34 years yet he didn’t personally care for fish.  Barry loved the outdoors, especially camping in Northern Maine and white water rafting in Penobscot.   He had fond memories of his 2 ½ week trip of a lifetime to Africa.    Barry led a quiet and simple life.  He was a huge Patriots fan, Stephen King fan and was cherished his book signed by President George Bush.  Barry enjoyed watching the Price is Right which he was lucky enough to get tickets to while visiting Hollywood, CA.  He loved crashing a good party to spend more time with his friends.  He also enjoyed babysitting his good friends Labradors.

Barry was predeceased by his parents and survived by his siblings as well as several very close friends.

At his request, there will be no public services.

Arrangements are entrusted to the Johnson Funeral Home, North Berwick, ME.  Condolences may be expressed at

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