Chad Patrick Flory, 38, of Mechanicsville, passed unexpectedly Saturday, April 30, 2022. Visitation was held Saturday, May 7, 2022, at Fry Funeral Home in Tipton. Memorial services were held Monday, May 9, 2022, at First United Church of Christ in Tipton. Burial followed at the Red Oak Cemetery outside of town.
Chad was born Oct. 24, 1983, in Des Moines, son of Hobert and Terry (Netolicky) Flory. Chad and his family lived in Adel until 1st grade, where he enjoyed playing soccer. After moving to Stanwood, Chad enjoyed Cub Scouts, Jr High football and wrestling. In high school, he dedicated his time to track and playing the trombone in band. Chad and his friends were big movie and music enthusiasts, even into adulthood.