Seymour “Sy” Chase

Published 6:49 pm Thursday, January 31, 2019

Seymour “Sy” Chase, age 76, of LaGrange, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, at the WellStar West Georgia Medical Center. He was born on Sept. 27, 1942, in New Haven, Connecticut, to the late Isaac and Lillian Chase. He enlisted in the United States Air Force and later graduated from Quinnipiac University. He was a building inspector for the City of LaGrange, retiring in 2012. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by five older brothers. He is survived by his wife, Daniela Chase; and three daughters, Lisa Chase, Tara Strickland and Krista Wardlaw, as well as a granddaughter, Laci Phillips and her husband, Frankie “Scooter” Phillips. He also has three grandsons, Chase Wardlaw, Daniel Wardlaw and Johnathon Strickland; two great grandsons, Frankie and Brayden Phillips. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m.on Monday, Feb. 4, 2019, at the St. Peter’s Catholic Church, chief celebrant, Father Tim Gadziala. Family will receive friends at the church for visitation one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made in his name to St. Vincent De Paul Society of St. Peter’s Catholic Church or the Enoch Callaway Cancer Clinic Building Fund of WellStar West Georgia Medical Center.  Online condolences may be sent to the family at  Higgins LaGrange Chapel, (706) 884-7117.