Mr. Wade Hampton Boisseau age 73, was called home to glory on Saturday June 8, 2019 in his hometown of Richmond, Virginia. He was born on August 22, 1945 son of the Late Mildred and Thomas Leak.
He was educated in Richmond Public School where he discovered his passion for fixing things. He spent 26 years as construction foreman at Brook Hill Construction. In addition to his mechanical skills he was also lovingly known for zest for life, fearless spirit, his loyalty and dedication to his friends and family and his love for cowboy boots and hats.
He is preceded in death by his parents Thomas & Mildred Leak, 1 son Apprachio Sykes, 2 sisters Minnie Coles & Shirley Reynolds and 7 brothers Edward, Rudolph, Carlee, Maynard, Tyrone, Albert Earl Boisseau. He leaves behind to cherish his memory Life Partner of 28 years Pamela Greene, 3 daughters Margaret Knight, Kimberly and Shantae Boisseau, 5 sons Shawn Boisseau, David Buck, Andre Rodriquez, Benjamin Grant and a very devoted son Corey Lewis. Also left to cherish his memory are his grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great children; one brother- in-law, two sisters-in-laws as well as host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
A memorial service will be held Monday, June 17, 2019, at 1pm at Affinity Funeral Service, 2720 Enterprise Parkway, Richmond VA 23294. The family will receive friends one hour prior.