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Julian Lee "Ju" Chebahtah
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Birth: Nov. 27, 1952
Arizona, USA
Death: Sep. 1, 2012
Pierce County
Washington, USA

TACOMA, Wash. U.S. Veteran Julian "Ju" Lee Chebahtah, 59, Tacoma, Wash., died peacefully Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012, surrounded with his family.

Memorial service was Saturday, Sept. 22, in Tacoma, Wash., under direction of Edwards Memorial Funeral Services.

He will be buried at sea by the United States Navy at a future date. He will have a headstone at Deyo Mission Cemetery.

He was born Nov. 27, 1952, in Arizona, to William Leonard Chebahtah and Maryann Paddyaker Chebahtah. He served 21 years in the U.S. Navy and retired as an Aviation Maintenance Administration man first class petty officer (AZ1) at NAS Whidbey Island, Wash., in 1992.

He is survived by his wife, Virdonna; five daughters: Temi, Leanna, Cricket, Anita (Garrett), and Heather; son, Jason; stepchildren: Shannon (James), Sean and Sheridan; three sisters: Lenore Grissom, of Bellflower, Calif.; Emma Jo Griffin, of Bardwell, Ky.; and Marie Chebahtah, of Indiahoma; brother, Richard Leon, of Peoria, Ariz.; and many grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers: James Irwin Chebahtah and Robert Chebahtah; one sister, Gay Chebahtah; maternal grandparents: Ervin Red Elk Sr., and Mollie Day Child; paternal grandparents: Chevato and Pihe; and maternal great-grandparents: Black Moon and Day Child.

Family links: 
  Leonard William Chebahtah (1910 - 1974)
  Mary Ann Paddyaker Chebahtah
  James Irwin Chebahtah (1934 - 2011)*
  Gay Toy Chebahtah (1946 - 1986)*
  Julian Lee Chebahtah (1952 - 2012)
*Calculated relationship
Deyo Mission Cemetery
Comanche County
Oklahoma, USA
Created by: Cokeman2
Record added: Sep 27, 2012
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Julian Lee Ju Chebahtah
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 Added: Sep. 27, 2012

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