Lloyd Albert Chase, 73, of Rigby, passed away Sunday, March 24, 2013, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls.
He was born July 20, 1939, in Rigby to Von Albert Chase and Georgia Williams Chase. He was raised and attended schools in Swan Valley and Ririe.
He served in the U.S. Navy.
On Oct. 27, 2001, he married Connie Wallace in Rigby.
Lloyd worked as a truck driver for Webster Potato, Tate Farms and TMC Construction. He also owned an excavating business and drove backhoe.
Lloyd enjoyed racing horses, flat track and chariot racing. He was a member of the Jefferson County Sheriff's Posse. He loved his family, and his grandchildren were the apple of his eye.
He is survived by his wife, Connie Chase of Rigby; daughters, Pamela Chase of Seabeck, Wash., Terry Simmons of Richmond, Va., Debra Eatinger of Idaho Falls, Cheryl Koster of Idaho Falls, Tina Chase of California, Cathy Turk of Baker City, Ore., Brittany Plamondon of Rigby and Jessica Ambriz of Anaheim, Calif.; sons, Rick Chase, Bill Chase, Dave Chase, Jason Plamondon, Matthew Plamondon and Patrick Plamondon, all of Idaho Falls; sisters, Verna Swager of Boise, Linda Blackburn of Idaho Falls and JoAnn Croft of Rexburg; brother, Dennis Chase of Umatilla, Ore.; 26 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wives, Vienna Chase and Roseann Chase; son, Von Chase; daughter, Delores Chase; and a grandson, Marshall Turk.
Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Friday, March 29, at the Clark Ward LDS Chapel. The family will receive friends from 2:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. prior to services at the church. Burial will be in Ririe-Shelton Cemetery under the care of Eckersell Memorial Chapel in Rigby.
Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.eckersellfuneralhome.com.