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Wade M. Fallesen - 60

6/13/1958 - 8/29/2018

Clinton, IA

     Wade M. Fallesen, age 60 of Clinton, passed away Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at his home following a short battle with pancreatic cancer.  Visitation will be from 1:00 to 3:00 PM on Saturday September 1st at the Pape Funeral Home.  A service will be held at 3 PM.  Following the service, cremation rites will be accorded.   


     Wade was born on June 13, 1958 in Clinton, the son of Myron and Jeanette (Creveling) Fallesen.  He married Marlane Brewster on May 16, 1976 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Clinton.  Marlane died on July 15, 2014.  Wade was a journeyman pipeline welder with the Pipefitter’s Union in East Moline.  He later worked at ADM for 17 years.  Wade enjoyed spending time with his AA friends, raising rabbits and bees and spending time in the woods and being in the timber.  He adored his grandchildren and loved to garden.


     Wade is survived by a daughter, Connie Lou (Mike Agan) Fallesen of Clinton; a son-in-law Rick Byam of Clinton; six grandchildren, Raymond, Tristin, Rhiannon, Patience, Karly and Rockie; three great grandchildren, Emarie, Willow and Caleb; a brother Brian Fallesen of Clinton; a brother in law Chris Evers of Clinton; two aunts, Mary Boyer of Clinton and Lois Dauber of Stanwood, IA and his adopted daughter Jenny “Who” Holmes and her children Ciara, Ethan and Christopher of Clinton.  He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, a daughter Swade Byam on January 24, 2018, and his sister Joanie Evers.

Visitation will be from 1:00 to 3:00 PM on Saturday September 1st at the Pape Funeral Home.

A service will be held at 3 PM.

1 Comment

  • Gloria Creveling Robinson

    on 08/31/18

    Dear Brian, Lois and the Fallesen family,

    I am so very sorry to hear of Wade's passing.  Although we hadn't seen each other in years, I'll always remember our young years together, as cousins we always had fun together. I will keep the family in my thoughts and prayers. 

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