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Kevin L. Chase, 53, passed away Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at the Deseret Health and Rehabilitation Center in Onaga.

Memorial services are planned for 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 10, 2013, at Piper Funeral Home in St. Marys. The family will receive friends 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Friday, also at the funeral home.

He was born June 13, 1959, in Ottawa, the son of Arvin L. “Smokey” and Karen S. Frack Chase.

Kevin attended Ottawa and Pomona High School.

He was a maintenance worker and had lived in St. Marys since 1999.

Kevin and Linda Erikson were united in marriage June 24, 2000. Linda survives of the home.

Other survivors include his mother, Karen Chase; two sons, Dustin and Kevin Vincent (Jess); a daughter, Ashley; grandchildren, Evan, Taylor, Lilly, Jace, Athena and Tommie; a brother, Warren (Joanne) Chase; two sisters, Leora Haller and Susan Chase; a step-son, Eugene Heim; step-daughters, Paula Bryan and Mary Ann Schindler; step-grandchildren, Christine, Cecilia, Jacob, Madeline, Mariah and Matthew; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Kevin L. Chase Memorial Fund and sent through the funeral home.

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