Wade E. Chavers

September 26, 1955January 14, 2014

Wade E. Chavers, 58, of KCK, passed away suddenly on January 14th at home. Memorial visitation will be from 10:00-11:30 a.m., Saturday, January 25th at Chapel Hill-Butler, 701 N. 94th St., KCK. Graveside inurnment with Honors will follow in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens. Wade was born September 26, 1955 in KCK to Arbie and Martha Chavers. A lifelong KC resident, he graduated from Wyandotte HS in 1973 and joined the Navy shortly thereafter. Wade worked for the Jackson County Courthouse, Wilcox Electric and Boatsman Bank as a computer operator and was lately working at Wackenhut Security and Diamond Executive Services as a security guard. He was an avid reader and student of history. Wade enjoyed the arts, especially music, from Cajun to classic rock. Wade loved playing games, particularly dominoes. He possessed a quick wit and could make anyone laugh. Until recently, Wade could most often be seen with a canine companion. Wade was preceded in death by his mother Martha Chavers, whom he lost in 1980. He is survived by his father, Arbie L. Chavers and his step-mother, Lewise of KCK; his step-sisters, Pearl A. King and her husband Glenn of Parkville, MO and Linda L. Woodson and her husband Tom of Bonner Springs, KS. Fond memories and condolences may be left for Wade at, as arrangements are under the direction of Chapel Hill-Butler, 701 N 94th St., KCK 66112.


  • Visitation Saturday, January 25, 2014
  • Graveside Service Saturday, January 25, 2014

Wade E. Chavers

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May 19, 2016

To my very first friend in life and neighbor. Many great times together,R.I.P my friend! Artie Helm .

Chuck Trapp

January 24, 2014

Gonna miss you man!!

Darrel ( Kent) Billingsley

January 20, 2014

Rest in peace old friend & classmate . Thoughts & prayers to the family.

Cindy Neuenschwander McDaniel

January 19, 2014

I have great memories of the Chavers family coming to the Valley Center community near Deepwater MO and staying with our family (Amos and Ruby Neuenschwander). As a child, my sister Sara and I played many hours on the farm with Wade. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.


January 19, 2014

I am grateful for the life of Mr. Chavers. Thanks to his service and to the service of others in our armed forces, my family and I have been able to lead our lives in freedom and peace.

January 19, 2014

We are so saddening by this sudden tragedy.Wade will be missed tremendouly. His quit wit will never be forgotten and we appreciate his loyal friendship. It was a honor to have him work with us he was the most reliable and trustworthy man. I will miss playing trivia with him too. Wade and I shared alot of good laughs and good times. Please know our arms wrap around you tight in this most difficult time for your family.

Andy, Misty and Braeden Beymer

Bruce Roark

January 18, 2014

You'll be missed my friend.

daniel graham

January 17, 2014

I miss you. Youll always be my brother from another mother. Daniel j graham

Ray Walker

January 17, 2014

Wade could make me laugh when no one else could.We often laughed at nothing. High school would have been pointless. Ray Walker

Chuck Green

January 16, 2014

We are so sorry to hear of Wade's passing, just know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Chuck and Chris Green