Thad B. Wells
Birth Date: August 30, 1927
Death Date: January 15, 2017
Thad B. Wells, 89, of Westlake, passed away January 15, 2017.
Thad was born in Columbus, OH on August 30, 1927. He served in the second armored division at Camp Hood, TX. He graduated from the Ohio State University in March, 1951, with a BS degree in Agriculture. He worked with the Ohio Department of Agriculture doing field inspection of horticulture plants in enforcement of the Ohio Plant Pest law in Northeast Ohio. He later became involved in auto insurance sales throughout Ohio. He was a member of Old Stone Church, Public Square, Cleveland, OH where he served on several committees and was involved in many activities. He was a volunteer for Meals on Wheels at North Olmsted Senior Center for numerous years and served on committees there. His wife, Patricia, preceded him in death in June 2005.
Beloved father of William (Patti) Wells and Jeffrey Wells, and Jeane (the late Russell) Ruprecht (Robert Noel); loving grandfather of Tim, William Jr., and Stephanie Wells (Sean), and Eric and Elaina Ruprecht; great-grandfather of Liam and Seamus Thrasher; dear brother of Gwenn Curry and John Wells; also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Visitation is 4-8 p.m., Thursday, January 19, 2017, at Sunset Chapel, 6245 Columbia Rd., North Olmsted, OH, where funeral services will take place at 10 a.m. Friday, January 20.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Western Reserve, Ames Family Hospice, 30080 Hospice Way, Westlake, OH 44145.