Obituary: Chris Wade

United Kingdom
Published:  23 June, 2016

The family of Chris Wade is saddened to inform the leather industry that he passed away on June 16, 2016.

Wade dedicated much of his life to the leather industry, starting his career at Wade & Company before moving to the Lancaster based shoe manufacturer, K Shoes.

He collaborated many years with the National Chrome Tanning and Scottish Tanning Industries (now part of the Scottish Leather Group) before setting up his own business prior to retirement.

A funeral service will be held on July 6, in Northampton.