Karl Bade



Karl Marion Bade, 63, of Rolla, passed away Friday, June 2, 2023, in Phelps Health, Rolla.

He was born Feb. 16, 1960, to Leonard Loyd and Catherine Mary (Volmert) Bade in Rolla. 

He was a parishioner and usher at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Rolla. Karl was a member of the Knights of Columbus. He was employed by Phelps Health, Rolla, in food service, for several years and then by Missouri University of Science and Technology, in custodial work, for eight years.

He was preceded in death by parents, Leonard and Catherine.

Karl is survived by brothers, Bernard Bade (Martha) of New Franklin, Leonard Bade II of Fort Worth, Texas, and John Bade (Martha) of University City.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held Tuesday, June 6, in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Rolla, with Rev. Greg Meystrik as the celebrant.

Interment was in the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish Cemetery, Vienna.

Memorials suggested to St. Patrick’s Catholic Church.

Arrangements entrusted to Birmingham-Martin Funeral Home, Vienna.