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Ernest Arthur Chase, American accountant.


Chase, Ernest Arthur was born on April 10, 1931 in Galien, Michigan, United States. Son of Samuel M. and Mildred Irene (Morley) Chase.


Student, LaSalle Extension University, 1953—1957. Student, Lake Michigan College, 1974—1975.


Assembly inspector David Products Company, Niles, Michigan, 1951. General accountant Warren Featherbone Company, Three Oaks, 1953—1955. Cost accountant Bendix Products Company, South Bend, Indiana, 1955—1956.

Officer manager Babbitt Lumber Company, Niles, 1956—1957. Cost accountant Curtiss Wright corporation, South Bend, 1957—1958. Manager credit office American Home and Gray Aretz Company, 1958.

Chief accountant Millburg Growers Exchange, Michigan, 1958—1959. Sales manager Southwest Michigan district National Federation Indiana Business, 1959—1960. Owner Chase Public Accounting Service, Galien, since 1958, Chase Insurance Service Center, Galien, 1960—1985, Family Everyday Clothing and Shoe Store, Three Oaks, 1963—1985.

Salesman Kiefer Real Estate, Berrien Springs, Michigan, 1962—1976. Served with United States Navy, 1949-1950, Served with United States Navy, 1952-1953.


People need to grow in relationship with God, whose love constantly prompts to transform people.


The diversity inside the Church should be respected and supported. Open debate within the Church on certain political and social issues should be encouraged.


The erroneous notion that one gender must strive against another cannot be accepted.


Leader Boy Scouts America, 1957—1972. Secretary, treasurer, coach Galien Little League, 1964—1976. Clerk Village of Galien, 1963—1964.

Member advisory committee Galien Township Schools, 1963—1970. Chairman Berrien County Parks Commission, since 1986. Member Berrien County Republican Executive Committee, 1969—1972, Berrien County Road Commission, since 1985, chairman, since 1986.

Member of American Legion, National Society Public Accountants, Michigan Association Mutual Insurance Agents, Indiana Accountants Michigan.


Married Joyce Elaine Winney, July 21, 1951. Children: Ernest L., Arthur M., Robert J., William R., James R.

Samuel M. Chase

Mildred Irene (Morley) Chase

Joyce Elaine Winney

Ernest L. Chase

Arthur M. Chase

Robert J. Chase

William R. Chase

James R. Chase