Chad Michael Anderson, 44, of Terre Haute passed away on Sunday, Jun 16, 2019 at Union Hospital.
He was born on June 27, 1974 in Dayton, Ohio to Thomas Anderson and Lynda (Riley) Anderson. Chad enjoyed reading books, listening to music from artists like Elton John and The Grateful Dead. While in high school Chad was a member of the yearbook staff and started writing in journals, something he continued through his life. He was also an avid photographer, taking photos of nature and many other subjects. Chad was interested in the Native American culture from a young age, collecting dream catchers, books and other Native American artifacts.
Chad is survived by his parents, Thomas Anderson and Lynda Anderson of Ellettsville; partner, James Williams of Terre Haute; brothers, Kip Anderson (Tricia) of Westfield, Andrew Anderson (Hannah) of Pendleton, and Tom Anderson, Jr. (Connie) of Hillsboro; sister, Tiffany Newkirk of Covington; nieces and nephews, Hailey, Matt, Kate, Asa, Willa, Joseph, Kelsey, Thad and Drew; uncles and aunts, Jerry, Mick, Ruth Ann, Jan and Jerry; and several cousins.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Wayne and Ruth Anderson and Nathan and Mable Riley and cousin, Scott Dallas.
Funeral service for Chad will be on Friday, June 21, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at Chandler Funeral Home in Ellettsville. Pastor Jack Elliot will officiate. The family will receive friends on Friday from 11:00 am until time of services.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions to Riley Children's Hospital, 30 South Meridian Street, Suite 200, Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 or by clicking the link below.
Riley Children's Hospital Foundation
30 South Meridian Street Suite 200, Indianapolis IN 46204