Remembered for her independent fiery spirit

Published January 3, 2019

NORTH READING — Holly Jean Wade, 29, of North Reading, passed away unexpectedly, but peacefully, on December 22, 2018. Holly will always be remembered by her family as a strong, independent, young woman with a fiery and sassy spirit. Her proudest moment will always be the birth of her new daughter, Gianna.

She was the best “auntie” and “sistah” ever. Holly loved cooking, doing makeup and being surrounded by her family. Holly leaves behind many loved ones which include her daughter, Gianna, her parents, Baxter “John” Wade and Joddie Wade; her brothers, Baxter Wade Jr., Nicholas and his wife, Jen; Jesse Wade, Tyler Wade and his wife Leighah; her always “sistah” Jillian and her husband, Joshua Burke, and her Aunt Patricia. Holly will be deeply missed by her nephews Logan, Nicholas, Conner, Colin and her special niece and makeup partner, Ava.

Holly also leaves behind Jefferson Ferreira, the father of her child. Holly is also survived by many loving grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends aplenty.

Calling hours were held at the Croswell Funeral Home, 19 Bow Street, North Reading, on Saturday, December 29, followed by a short service. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in her memory to the charity of one’s choice. For online condolences, please visit: