A mass of Christian burial for Catherine Virginia Wade of Davidsonville will take place today at St. John the Evangelist Church in Severna Park. She will be buried at the Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Silver Spring.
Mrs. Wade, 81, died at home Sept. 25 of Alzheimer's disease.
The lifelong Glendale resident moved to Davidsonville 17 months ago and was previously a member of the Church of Ascension in Bowie. She owned and operated a chain of Daisey Beauty Salons in Washington for more than four decades until she retired at age 65.
Mrs. Wade is predeceased by her husband, Thomas P. Wade Sr.
Survivors includea daughter, Patricia A. Hall of Severna Park; a son, Thomas P. Wade Jr. of Chevy Chase; two sisters, Elizabeth C. Mack of Largo and EdithCullinane of Washington; a brother, Edward B. Daisey of Glendale; three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.