XENIA Christopher Chad Sturgeon, age 53, of Xenia, passed away Saturday, November 3, 2012. He was born April 17, 1959 in Xenia, the son of Wayne "Red" Sr. and Wilma Doris (Bradford) Sturgeon.
He was preceded in death by his father, Wayne "Red" Sturgeon, Sr.; and his grandparents: Roscoe & Grace Sturgeon; and Ollie & Winnie Bradford.
Chad is survived by his mother: Wilma Doris Sturgeon; brothers and sisters: Teresa Lyn (Steve) Demeter of Beavercreek; Melanie "Midge" Sturgeon of KS; Wayne E. Sturgeon Jr. of Florida; and Joel Darin Sturgeon of Sandusky, OH; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and friends, including his special friends: Wanda, Don and Joey Baughn.
Chad was currently employed with Goodwill Industries, Easter Seals; and had worked with electronics most of his life. He was an avid CB radio enthusiast. He had previously been active with the Beavercreek and Harrison Township JayCees. He was a devoted son, daily visiting his parents, and serving as a very supportive companion to his mother. He will be remembered for his kindness and generosity. He never knew a stranger and had many friends.
Memorial services will be held at 2 PM Sunday, December 9, 2012 at Greenwood Manor, 711 Dayton-Xenia Road, Xenia. Interment will take place at a later date.
Online condolences may be made to www.mccolaughfuneralhome.com. (Services in care of McColaugh Funeral Home, Inc., 826 N. Detroit St., Xenia.)