Chad A. Gottschalk, 46, Warsaw, passed away at 5:17 p.m. June 27, 2014, in Lutheran Hospital of Fort Wayne.
He was born April 26, 1968, in Plymouth, to Richard and Kathy Tracy Gottschalk. On Sept. 9, 1989, he married Karen Hood, who survives in Warsaw.
He was a 1986 graduate of Bloomington High School South, and attended Warsaw Community Church. He was the owner of Warsaw Sport & Import Car Dealership for many years, and because of health issues had to give it up. He enjoyed fishing, animals, skiing, his dog and most of all he loved his family.
He also leaves behind his son, Andrew Gottschalk, Warsaw; his daughter, Alexis Gottschalk, Warsaw; his father and stepmother: Richard and Dorothy Gottschalk, Cape Coral, Fla.; his mother and stepfather, Kathy Tracy and Jeff Kirby, Warsaw; and his maternal grandmother, Avonell Tracy, Plymouth. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Wendell Tracy and Bob and Leona Gottschalk.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Redpath-Fruth Funeral Home, 225 Argonne Road, Warsaw, with Pastor Denny Wilson officiating.
Calling is from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorials to the charity of one’s choosing and would be appreciated by his family.
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