William Lee Shade (1945) was born 28 November 1945 in Altoona, Blair County, Pennsylvania, United States to William Leamer Shade Jr. (1923-2014) and Betty Lorraine Foor (1926-1998) . He married Faith Elaine Jones (1946) 6 May 1966 in Harborcreek Township, Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States. He married Lila (Shade) . He married Deborah Mae Taccone (1950) 1 December 1980 in Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States.

Bill was born in Altoona, Pennsylvania, graduating from Altoona High School in 1963. He later went to the Air Force academy and served in the air force during the Vietnam War. Moving to Mississippi in 1972 he left his wife and son in Colorado while he prepared for them to move. Things changed, however, and he wrote his wife that he wanted a divorce. Some time in the mid 70s he married another woman, said to have had a number of children of her own; later he divorced her. In 1980 he married his third wife, the widow of his younger brother, and had two children with her. He resided in Erie, Pennsylvania as a truck driver.



Offspring of William Lee Shade and Faith Elaine Jones (1946)
Name Birth Death Joined with
William Allen Shade (1968) 8 September 1968 Aurora, Denver County, Colorado, United States 11 December 2017 Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, United States

Offspring of William Lee Shade and Deborah Mae Taccone (1950)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Andrew Lee Shade (1980)
Alexander William Shade (1983)

Descendants who contribute to Familypedia


  • 1. William Lee Shade (1945)


  • Birth Certificate of William Lee Shade (From the collection of William Allen Shade)
  • Marriage Certificate of William L Shade & Faith Elaine Jones (From the collection of William Allen Shade)
    • Marriage Certificate; I, Charles E Reichart hereby certify that on the 9th day of May 1966, at Harborcreek, William L Shade Erie, Penna and Faith Elaine Jones Denver, Colo, were by me united in marriage in accordance with license issued by Clerk of the Orphans' Court of Erie County, Pennsylvania, in Marriage License Docket 188 page 96. Charles E Reichart, Justice of the Peace.
  • Email from Kelly Fowler regarding 2nd marriage to Lila.


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