Soldotna, Chase Austin Cude, 25, died Monday, Jan. 23, 2012 at his home.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012 at The Calvary Baptist Church, 208 Lawton Drive in Kenai. Pastor Phil Reemtsma will be officiating. Pallbearers will include Sean Cude, Kyle Peirce, Barry Browning, Art Browning, Jarod Tanner and Ryan Browning.
Chase was born June 5, 1986 in Anchorage. He attended Sears Elementary and North Star Elementary in Kenai, Madison Elementary, Brimhall Jr. High and Mesa High School in Arizona. He lived in Mesa, Arizona from 1997 to 2005. Chase worked for Journeyman Plumbing & Heating previously and for Roto-Rooter recently. Chase was a Journeyman/Licensed Plumber; had his EMT1 certification; and was studying for his administrator's license. He loved the outdoors, snowboarding, snowmachining, fishing, music, movies, late nights, wild women, friends and family.
His family wrote, "Chase's love and lust for life and his love for family and friends will be so missed and never forgotten."
He was preceded in death by his grandpas, Gene Browning and Vern Cude; grandma, Mary Lou Cude and uncle, Daryl Cude.
He is survived by his parents, Bob and Dixie Cude of Soldotna; sister, Kimberly Cude of Soldotna; brother, Sean Cude of Soldotna; brother in-law, Kyle Pierce of Soldotna; son, Gavin Trey Davis of Mesa, Ariz.; grandma, Marion Browning of Homer; nieces, Bailey, Aubree, and Airah of Soldotna; uncles, Bob, Lee, Jim, Art, John, Barry, Daryl, and Vernon; aunts, Brenda, Connie, Marilyn, Julia, Linda, Debra, Josie, Charlotte and Bonnetta; and cousins, Mark, David, Brian, Shelby, Brent, Jon, David, Candy, Ryan, Lori, Shauna, Amanda, Christopher, Fritzie, Zherr and Brittany.
Memorial Donations may be made in memory of Chase to P.O. Box 386 Soldotna, Alaska 99669.
Arrangements made by Peninsula Memorial Chapel & Crematory.
Published in The Peninsula Clarion on Jan. 27, 2012