Chad M. Meals, 38, of 95 Hospital St., Ridgway, died Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at Penn Highlands Elk.
He was born Dec. 29, 1975 in Ridgway, son of Samuel Meals of New York and the late Tina Shrefler.
Chad enjoyed hunting and fishing.
In addition to his father, he is survived by a daughter, Starr Meals of Johnsonburg; a sister, Rachel Shrefler of Ridgway; a nephew, Zachery Mucci, and niece, Hailey Shrefler, both of Ridgway; his grandmother, Peachy Shrefler of Ridgway; his fiancee, Krisha Buehler and her children Josh Buehler, Mia Smith and Matt Buehler, all of Ridgway; and by his second parents, Kenny and Jerry Patterson of Portland Mills.
He was preceded in death by his mother and his grandfather, Max Shrefler.
Funeral services for Chad M. Meals will be held in a Ridgway funeral home on Saturday, April 26 at 1 p.m. Officiating will be Deacon Lawrence Caggeso of St. Leo's Catholic Church. Friends will be received for one hour prior to the service.