Chad Ryan Stafford, 34, of Staunton, Illinois passed away at 4:35 a.m. on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at St. Louis University Hospital. He was born November 6, 1984 in Belleville, Illinois. He was a heavy machine operator subcontracting for Charter Communications. Chad had a love for tattoos and will be remembered for the love and special times shared with his family and friends. He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Kimmi and Frank (Stafford) Tindle; two daughters, MaKayla Bauer and Emma Stafford; a sister, LeAnn Stafford of Staunton; nieces; nephews; other extended family and friends. He was preceded in death by his father, Arthur Lindhorst and his grandparents, Chester and Marilyn Stafford.
In celebration of his life, a memorial visitation will be held at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road in Granite City on Monday, April 15, 2019 from 5:00 p.m. until time of service at 7:00 p.m. Memorials may be made to the family and may be accepted at the funeral home. www.irwinchapel.com