Funeral services for Wayne F. Chase, 70 of South Grasse River Road, Massena will be held on Friday July 2, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. at the Phillips Memorial Home in Massena, with Rev. Robert Schirmer presiding. Friends and family may be received on Thursday July 1, 2010 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the Phillips Memorial Home, 64 Andrews St. Massena.
Interment will be in Pine Grove Cemetery in Norfolk. Wayne passed away on June 29, 2010 at Massena Memorial Hospital.
He is survived by his wife, Charlotte; son, Wayne "George" of Massena; daughters Toni and companion Bill Furman of Colonie, Penny and husband Kenneth Christie of Waddington, and Mary Kay and husband Scott Lanning of Massena; six grandchildren and three great grandchildren; a sister, Connie Beaupre of Parrish, FL; brothers Robert and wife Janice Chase of Newberne, NC, Dennis Chase of Doctor's Inlet, FL, Mark and Janet Chase of Bedford, IN, Joe and wife Helen Chase of Bedford, IN, and Brian and wife Gina Chase of Massena; and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Born July 11, 1939 in Massena, he was the son of Donald and Mary (Goodspeed) Chase. He married Charlotte Kellogg on June 6, 1964 at St. Joseph's Church in Massena. Wayne was a heavy equipment operator for the Town of Massena. At one time he worked for Cappione Distributing.
He enjoyed fishing on the St. Lawrence River with his friends and children, woodworking, and fixing automobiles for his friends.
Memorial Contributions may be made to American Diabetes Association or Shriners Children Hospital. Online condolences may be made towww.phillipsmemorial.com.