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Chad R. Fawson

Nov 6, 2012 - Staff

Chad R. Fawson, of Lander, died Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, near Dickinson, N.D., as the result of an accident. He was 37 years old.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, at the Chapel of Mount Hope Hudson's Funeral Home in Lander.

Chad Rick Fawson was born Nov. 26, 1974, the son of Rick Fawson and Lorraine Deem in Rawlins.

His family said he was a loving father and husband, and he loved watching his boys play football and his daughter play the clarinet and sing. He loved hunting and fishing and enjoyed spending time with his family. He was also an avid San Francisco 49'ers fan.

He is survived by his wife Mellissa, of Lander; four children, Cheyann, Clayton, Breanna and John; parents Rick Fawson and Lorraine Wheeler; grandfather Delroy Fawson; and brothers Dustin Fawson, Riley Fawson, Barry Casper and Dyllan Casper.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Eric Byron Fawson; grandmother Diane Sherwood; and great-grandparents Nina and Lyman Fawson.

Services are under the direction of the Hudson's Funeral Home of Lander. An online guest book is available at www.HudsonsFuneral

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