Harold A. Chasse
1933 - 2021
Harold A. Chasse, 88, passed away in Napa, California on November 22, 2021. Harold was born on March 1, 1933 in Madawaska, Maine and was the son of the late Eddy and Artheline (Lausier) Chasse.
He spent his early years working on the family farm with eight other siblings. After graduating high school, Harold served with the U.S. Army where he was stationed in Germany. He eventually settled in Simsbury, CT, married Margaret Egan and raised his family while working as an accountant with Combustion Engineering. After retirement, Harold moved to the Napa Valley in 2001 and lived at the Veterans Home of California, Yountville. During his retirement, he enjoyed biking, trips to France, became an avid reader and followed his favorite San Francisco Giants and 49ers.
He is survived by his daughters Liz Chasse-Crouse (Ed) of Folsom, CA and Jacki Saunders (Rick) of Boulder, CO, 4 grandchildren (Brandon & Brent Crouse and Michael & Andrew Saunders), and 3 great-grandchildren as well as many grand nieces and nephews. He is also survived by 3 of his siblings; Alouida Dubay, Wilma Madore & Gerard Chasse and predeceased by his sisters Julia Roy, Viola Beverage & Sister Dorina Chasse and brothers Nelson and Donald Chasse.
A private ceremony celebrating Harold's life will be held by the family at a later date. Donations in Harold's name may be made to The Michael J Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research.