Wade G Ezzell

Wade Ezzell, 63, of Germantown, NY, passed away on Wednesday, January 12th, 2022 at his home.

 

Born on February 4th, 1958, in Ft. Dix, NJ, he was the son of the late Francis and Ethel (Hailfinger) Ezzell. Wade was a graduate of Red Hook High Schools. He married Robin Moore on August 30, 1980 at St. John's Episcopal Church in Barrytown, NY. Robin survives at home in Germantown.

 

For many years, and until his retirement, Wade was a project supervisor and skilled carpenter for Robert Bump Construction based in Barrytown, NY.

 

An avid outdoorsman- Wade enjoyed hunting, fishing (including fly fishing and making his own flies), scenic photography, four wheeling, skydiving, and hiking all of the Catskill mountain peaks.

 

He was an accomplished woodworker and furniture maker, and enjoyed working and tinkering with antique pocket watches.

 

In addition to his loving wife of 41 years- Robin Ezzell, he is survived by his son, Ben Ezzell of Germantown, NY; his mother in law, Dawn Moore of Red Hook, NY; sister in law, Michelle (Brandon) Martin of Red Hook, NY; brother in law, John H Moore, III of Red Hook, NY; along with his extended family, colleagues, and friends. He also is survived by his faithful companion Maddison, and his grandpup, Hannibal

 

A sister, Glenda Ezzell predeceased him.

 

A Celebration of Wade's life will be held in the spring. Interment will be private.

 

Memorial donations may be made in Wade's memory to the American Diabetes Association at diabetes.org or to National Kidney Foundation.

 

Arrangements are under the direction of Burnett & White Funeral Homes 7461 S. Broadway, Red Hook, NY.