Wiken, Wade Lawrence
August 16, 1964 – January 14, 2019
Age 54 of Saint Louis Park, was welcomed into the kingdom of Heaven on January 14, 2019, after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer. He is survived by loving wife of 23 years, Jodi; sons, Alexander and Eric; parents, Lawrence and Barbara (McKay); sister, Danielle Silver; brother, Marc (Christine); eight nephews, one niece, and many other loving family members and friends. Wade was a wonderful husband, father, son, brother, uncle and friend. He greeted others with the intention of being a friend and his special smile invited a long conversation. His career as an energy consultant focused on building relationships. Wade left his mark in the Scouting community, supporting efforts of his sons and instilling Scouting values in all Scouts and parents with whom he worked. Recently, his impact at the Council level was significant. Celebration of Life Thursday, January 31, 1pm at Grace Church, 9301 Eden Prairie Road, Eden Prairie. Visitation 1.5 hours prior. Memorial donations may be made to Northern Star Council, BSA (memo Campership for Youth). (Published in the Star Tribune on Jan. 23, 2019).