Douglas F. Shade

Born: Sat., Nov. 24, 1951
Died: Sun., Feb. 3, 2019


11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Thu., Feb. 07, 2019
Location: Heyl Funeral Home

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Thu., Feb. 07, 2019
Location: Heyl Funeral Home

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Douglas F. Shade age 67, of Ashland, passed away Sunday, February 3, 2019 at his residence.  He was born November 24, 1951 in Mansfield, the son of the late Richard F. and Joan (Zimmerman) Shade.  Doug had been employed with Faultless Rubber, Abbott Labs- Hospira in maintenance for 31 years before retiring in 2007.  He was a Veteran of the U.S. Army and had served during Vietnam.  He was a member of the American Legion Post 749.  Doug was an outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting and camping.  He also enjoyed motorcycles, classic cars, going on motorcycle rides, riding four wheelers, going to motorcycle races and tractor pulls which he attended for over 30 years in Bowling Green.


On July 1, 1989 Doug married Lisa (Walker) Shade who survives.  Also surviving are his son, Troy Shade of Ashland; daughter, Amber (Cory) Holt of Cardington, OH.; his grandchildren, Owen Shade, Landin Holt and McKinlee Holt; his mother in-law, Elinor Walker of Ashland; along with several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Doug was preceded in death by his bothers, Dan Shade and Dave Shade.

Funeral services will be held at Heyl Funeral Home on Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 1:00 P.M. with Mr. Larry Frisby officiating.  Burial will follow at Ashland County Memorial Park with Military Honors presented by the Ashland Veterans Honor Guard.  Friends may visit with the family on Thursday from 11:00 A.M. until service time at 1:00 P.M. at the funeral home. 

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becky braden
   Posted Mon February 04, 2019
lisa and family so sorry to hear of doug s passing sincerely becky braden

Marilynn Paramore Williams
   Posted Tue February 05, 2019
Sorry for you loss. Doug was a wonderful guy. thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Sherry Smith Leibolt
   Posted Tue February 05, 2019
Lisa: My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in this time of sadness. I Remember Doug when he worked with my father at Faultless "Perry Smith". Thinking of all of you.

Tracey Myers Fast
   Posted Tue February 05, 2019
Lisa,Troy,Amber and kiddos... Deepest Sympathy,So sorry for your loss... Thoughts and Prayers be with you... Find comfort knowing that Fox and Father will meet him with open arms !! Tracey,Parker and Payton

Vicki Flory
   Posted Wed February 06, 2019
Lisa, Amber & Troy
I am so very very sorry for your loss. I always enjoyed working with Doug. He had a way of keeping everyone on their toes and I LOVED it. He definitely had a way of putting a smile on your face. He will be greatly missed. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Rusty and Linda Bennett
   Posted Thu February 07, 2019
Our thoughts and prayers go out to all of you. So very sorry for your loss.

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