Navy Corpsman Chad Julius Contranchis, formerly of New Orleans, Louisiana.
Chad worked for Jefferson Fiberglass and later joined the United States Navy. He served in the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars as a Medical Corpsman.
Those left behind to cherish his memory include his children, Chad Julius Contranchis Jr. and Gabrielle Judy Contranchis; his companion Laura Dusang and her daughter, Madison; mother, Brenda Contranchis and her companion Huey Bethancourt; grandmother, Shirley Autin Contranchis; his father of 27 years, Kevin Barrios; grandmother June Barrios along with many other loving family members and friends.
Chad was a loving father, son, grandson and friend and will be sadly missed.
Chad Julius Contranchis lost his battle with PTS on September 20, 2015. He was 35 years old.