Avis Ann Chase, 84, Aitkin, died Tuesday Nov. 5, 2019.

Avis was born Aug. 26, 1935 to Howard and Evelyn (Ostberg) Malueg, in Minneapolis. She moved to Palisade where she then married her husband George, in 1977.

The couple moved to Aitkin in 1979. Avis was a volunteer for the National and Community Service and received several awards for her meaningful contributions. Avis was an avid reader. She also enjoyed watching TV, especially her favorites, Star Trek and Gilligan’s Island. She will be dearly missed by those who knew her.

Avis was preceded in death by her parents, Howard and Evelyn Malueg; husband, George; siblings, Vaughn Malueg and Darlene Toutges.

Avis is survived by her son, Barry Malueg (Sylvia Porter), Merrifield; grandson, Dustin Schultz; siblings, Eilleen Johnson, Springfield, Mo., and Marjoree Smith, Sapulpa, Okla.

 A visitation will be from 5-7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 8, 2019 at Brenny Family Funeral Chapel, Baxter. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019 at Heritage Assembly of God, Aitkin Campus, with an additional visitation one hour prior to the service.

Brenny Family Funeral Chapel, www.brenny.com, 218-828-5051.

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