William F. Chase, 78, of Clemens Road, Union City, died on Thursday, June 13, 2019, at Saint Vincent Hospital.

He was born in Waterford on Nov. 22, 1940, a son of the late Milton and Vera Estes Chase.

William served with the US Army in Viet Nam. He worked in road maintenance for many years. He was a member of American Legion LaBarron Post 237 and Union City VFW. He was also an avid fisherman and hunter.

He was preceded in death by four brothers, John, Raymond, Bob and Jim Chase.

William is survived by his wife of 25 years, Denise A. Smith Chase. They were married on Nov. 27, 1993. He is further survived by a son, Brando Chase of North East; a daughter, Sheri Proper of Waterford; three stepdaughters, Rose Stenger of Texas, Marie Stenger of Meadville and Dawn Foster of Girard; a brother, Donald Chase and his wife Linda of Erie; three sisters, Marian Faulkner of Meadville, Marge Ormsbee and her husband, Orman, of Waterford and Patricia Beadow of Waterford. He is also survived by 13 grandchildren, one great-grandchild and many nieces and nephews.

Calling hours and memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 13, 2019, at 2 p.m. at the C.S. Warthman Funeral Home, Inc., 69 N. Main St., Union City.