Quayshaun M. Wadley

Sunrise: August 13, 1991

Sunset: September 26, 2020

Quayshaun Wadley Sr., 29 of Portsmouth VA, departed his life on Saturday, September 26, 2020 at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital of Norfolk, Virginia.

Born in Trenton, NJ, Quayshaun was a resident of Portsmouth VA most of his life. He was a 2009 Graduate of Virginia Military Tech., and also received a HVAC Certification from Tidewater Community College. He was a 2017 graduate of Norfolk Sheriff’s Academy, Class of 59, in which he received a Honor Award in recognition for combined overall average of Academic, Firearms, Physical Fitness Achievement. Currently employed at Norfolk Sheriff’s Department as a Sheriff’s Deputy.

Quayshaun, affectionately called Shaun and Hot Sauce was a warm, gentle loving and compassionate Father, Son, Brother, Nephew, Cousin and Friend. Shaun was also an adventurous, courageous, strong will individual. Shaun had a genuine interest in everyone he met and his infectious smile and laughter will be deeply missed.

Quayshaun is predeceased by his great-grandparents, Andrew and Mattie Powell and Zommie Lee and Louise Wadley; two aunts, Valerie Fortson and Anita Knight.

He is survived by two daughters, Layla A. Wadley and Kamyah R. Wadley, a son, Quayshaun M. Wadley Jr.; fiancé, Michelle Hilton all of Lexington SC; his parents, James S. (Yolanda) Wadley Jr. of Portsmouth VA and Chelese (Lino) Rosario of Hamilton, NJ; fiancé parent’s Michael and Sheana Hilton of Lexington SC; five sisters, Michel’le Wadley of Hamilton, NJ, Alasha Knight of Bristol PA, Courtney Rosairo, Mahogany Rosario, all of Hamilton NJ and Ashley Burch of Portsmouth VA; 4 brothers, James Knight of Trenton NJ, Channan Rosario, Jovanni Rosario, and Josiah Rosario all of Hamilton NJ; fiancé brothers’ Michael Hilton III and Ronald Hilton of Lexington SC; 4 grandparents, James S. Wadley Sr. of Columbia SC, Lillie (Albert) Agosto of Columbia SC, Elizabeth Knight of Trenton NJ and Elougio (Valerie) Bradley of Trenton NJ; two great-grandparents, Walter and Louida Knight of Trenton NJ; seven aunts, Lura (Rudolph) James of Portsmouth VA, Fonda (Toni) Champion, Michelle James, and Veronica Wadley all of Columbia SC., Tyshann Knight, Sonya (Christopher) McCleese, and Eliza Knight all of Trenton NJ; five uncles, Edward (Tametra) Knight of Trenton NJ Elouzia (Melissa) Knight of Greensboro MD, Kennith Pace of Trenton NJ, Donte Pace of Trenton NJ and Robert Agosto of Burlington NJ; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and close friends.

Viewing Thursday, October 8, 2020 2:00pm - 6:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 5605 Portsmouth Boulevard Portsmouth, VA 23701 Service WATCH SERVICE LIVE ONLINE Friday, October 9, 2020 2:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service Portsmouth Chapel The family is following the CDC and State of Virginia guidelines for funeral attendance

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    Norfolk Sheriffs Office says

    In this sorrowful time we would like to extend to the family our heartfelt condolences.

    Norfolk Sheriffs Office

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    Norfolk Police chaplains says

    Please accept our heartfelt sorrow in the lost of your family member our heart and prayers are with the family

    Norfolk Police Chaplain Corps

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    Chris Fairbanks says

    Quayshaun was one of my students at TCC and I worked with him briefly in the HVAC trade. His smile and wonderful personality is what I remember the most. May Gods blessing be upon your family in this time of sorrow.

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    Kathy Lenhart says

    My thoughts and prayers are with Shaun’s family. He was a good person and hard worker, he will be missed.

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    I would like to extend my heartfelt condolences to the Wadley family, I always enjoyed speaking with Wadley and hearing about his past and future endeavors. He had a wonderful personality and was easy to talk to, and he will be missed.

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    Curtis GUNN says

    My sincerest condolences to Sister Yolanda Wadley and family during this time of bereavement. May thoughts of your loved one be pleasantly and fondly remembered.

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    Vicki Starcher says

    My heart condolences to the Wadley family. James , I just want you to know you and your entire family are in my thoughts and prayers. Much Love to you all.

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    Gizmo's Tubs and Things says

    To the family, words are so hard to put together at this time. From our hearts to yours, we stand with you and support you. Time is plentiful but not enough to ever forget. Stay strong.

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