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Obituary: Chase Lee Galbraith, Hope

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Chase Lee Galbraith, 2, of Hope, passed away Saturday, December 21, 2013, at Riley Hospital for Children. He had battled Acute Myeloid Leukemia for a year.

Chase and his family attended Columbus Free Methodist Church. He enjoyed going to storytime at the library and spending time with his brother, Tristian. He loved all three of the "Toy Story" movies, Spiderman and Elmo. He also loved Mickey Mouse, whom he got to meet recently when his wish was granted for a trip to Disney World by the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Columbus Free Methodist Church, 1511 22nd St. in Columbus, with Pastor Mark Hurt officiating. Visitation will be Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Norman Funeral Home in Hope and from 10 a.m. until service time Friday at the church. Burial will be at Flat Rock Baptist Cemetery west of Clifford.

Memorial contributions may be made through the funeral home to Acute Myeloid Leukemia Research at Riley Hospital or The Magic Castle Cart at Riley Hospital, a fund that provides free toys to inpatient children.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Born December 27, 2010, in Shelbyville, Chase was the son of Andrew J. Galbraith IV and Cortney Pattingill Galbraith.

He is survived by his parents, of Hope; a brother, Tristian James Galbraith of Hope; grandparents, Samuel and Tracy Fugate of Columbus, Matthew and Dorothy J. Galbraith of Hope, and Gary and Kaye Pattingill of Columbus; great-grandparents, Andrew and Linda Galbraith of Hope, Shirley and Jack Herring of Columbus, Curtis E. Combs Sr. of Greensburg and Mildred Hadley of Columbus; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

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