Catherine Wade-McCartney, "The Shoe Lady," passed away Friday, September 28, 2012. She was born November 4, 1925, in Conway, KS. She was well known in the Wichita and Houston areas for fitting children's shoes. Preceding her in death, were her parents, her husband William McCartney, her brother Ralph and a nephew Terrance Wade. Survivors include her sister Vivian Clark, her nephews, Glenn (Chris) Clark, Ralph Wade Jr. ,a niece Diane Wade and stepdaughter Marsha (Mark) Swartz.
Visitation will be held at Hillside Funeral Home East on Wednesday, October 3, 2012, from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. with family present from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Graveside service will be held at McPherson Cemetery in McPherson, KS by Stockham Family Funeral Home on Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to Harry Hynes Hospice. Online condolences can be sent to www.hillsidefuneralhomeeast.com