OCEAN CITY – Julie Ann Eade, age 59, died suddenly on Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2010. Born in New York, she was the daughter of the late Kenneth Gilbert and Loreda Kniskern Gilbert. She was preceded in death by her husband LaVerne "Sonny" A. Eade Jr.
Mrs. Eade had worked for many years at OC Hair and Nails in the Gold Coast Mall where she was a manager. She was a New York Giants fan and loved gathering with friends to watch football games.
She enjoyed boating, fishing and lounging by the water, her favorite destinations included the Bahamas and the Cayuga Lake in upstate New York. She was known to many as "Mom" and loved her second children and her extended family in the police department and fire department. Her greatest loves were her husband, her sons and her little dog Hannah.
She is survived by two sons, with whom she was so proud, Dennis Eade and his wife Kira of Willards, and Jason Eade of Ocean City; a brother, Brad Gilbert; and a sister, Linda Mahon and her husband Rocky.
A memorial service was held on Dec. 11 at the Community Church of Ocean Pines. Interment will be private. Arrangements are being handled by the Burbage Funeral Home in Berlin.