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Floyd C. Chasse Sr.

March 27, 1921 ~ February 20, 2018 (age 96)

Floyd C. Chasse, Sr., 96, of Arundel, died Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at his home.  He was born March 27, 1921 in Biddeford, a son of Treffle and Gertrude (Rock) Chasse and was educated in Biddeford.


He served in the U.S. Army during World War II.


On October 24, 1964 he married Yvette T. Bedard in St. Joseph’s Church in Biddeford.


Together they operated Chasse’s Organic Farm on the Log Cabin Road in Arundel.  He was also a landscaper and gardener on many estates in the Kennebunkport area.


An avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed hunting, especially rabbit hunting with his dogs.  Annually he would tap the maple trees on his property to produce syrup.


Floyd was predeceased by two brothers and three sisters.


He is survived by:                                                    

          Yvette, his wife of 53 years, of Arundel

one daughter, Dolores Prescott of Concord, NH

one son, Floyd Chasse Jr. and his wife Ann of Chattanooga, TN

Grandchildren: Bradley, Melanie, and Vanessa Prescott

one great grandson, Carson Floyd Cooper


Visiting Hours will be 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Monday, February 26, 2018 at Hope Memorial Chapel, 480 Elm Street, Biddeford, ME 04005.   A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday at St.  Joseph’s Church in Biddeford. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery in the Spring.  To share condolences online, please visit www.HopeMemorial.com.


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