Died: Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Richard Chaney, age 47, of Imlay City, MI, died Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at his home. Richard Scott Chaney was born September 19, 1971 in Pontiac, MI. He was the son of Clarence Allen and the late Donna May (Brown) Chaney. Richard grew up and lived in the Brown City and Imlay City areas most of his life. He was a graduate of Brown City High School, Class of 1989.
He proudly served in the United States Navy from 1989 – 1991 as a Communication and Intelligence Specialist. Richard was employed in residential construction as a roofer in the Imlay City area and had also worked in Nashville, TN for a period of time.
Richard is survived by his father, Clarence Chaney; two sisters, Pamela (Marco Martinez) Chaney of San Juan, TX and Alice “Lacey” (Thomas) Blossom of Lapeer, MI; one brother, Kerry (Barbara) Allen Chaney of Lapeer, MI; several nieces and nephews; and several great nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by mother, Donna Chaney; his son, David Allen Chaney; and his brother, John Henry Chaney.
The graveside funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, March 15, 2019 at Great Lakes National Cemetery, 4200 Belford Rd., Holly, MI.
Funeral arrangements were made by Muir Brothers Funeral Home, 225 N. Main Street, Imlay City, MI.
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