Kenneth Raymond ‘Ken’ Dade was born March 9, 1943 in Denver, CO. He passed away on Thursday, February 24, 2022 at Southwest Memorial Hospital in Cortez, CO at the age of 78.
Ken was raised in Los Alamos, NM where he completed his schooling and then proudly served in the US Navy for seven years. Ken settled in California where he had a long and successful career in the Space and Defense Industry. He retired in 2000 and returned to Colorado with Susan, his wife of 26 years, where they built their home and enjoyed the quiet life in the Dolores River Valley.
Ken is survived by his wife Susan; his son Garett Dade (Rachael) of WA; his brother, Doug Dade (Nancy) of CA; Susan’s two daughters, Janet Alcorn of NV, and Nancy Burleson (Tim) of AZ; four grandchildren; and two great grandchildren.