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Chester E. Quale

Chester E. Quale

July 27, 2014

Chester E. Quale, age 95, passed away July 27, 2014, at the Clairemont Nursing Home in Eau Claire, WI.

Chester was born on February 4, 1919 to Oscar and Marie (Cook) Quale in Hudson, Wisconsin. He graduated from Hudson High School in 1938. He married Helen A. Hendrickson on September 14, 1947 in Eau Claire at Lake Street United Methodist Church.  In later years Chester had a companionship with Winnie Joos, and the joy and bond was great. He was employed by Wisconsin Telephone Company for 45 years and 3 months.  He was a member of CWA Local 4640 and Telephone Pioneers Vacationland Life Member Club.

Chester served in the military for 4 years during World War II; he served as a medic and signal corps technician in the Asiatic Pacific Theater. Chester loved fishing, camping, and to travel.

Chester is survived by two sons, Michael E. Quale and Carl E. Quale both of Eau Claire; one granddaughter, Beth (Clay) Johnson of Apple Valley Minnesota; two great-grandchildren; and many cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a wife, Helen Quale; a brother Donald Quale.

“My last thoughts are for peace worldwide for all people!” -Shalom                                                

Chester requested no services be held.

Chippewa Valley Cremation Services is serving the family.  


No services will be held.