Launa Chinavare

Launa Mae Chinavare

1932 - 2020

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Obituary of Launa Mae Chinavare

April 12, 1932 - May 19, 2020


Launa Mae Chinavare.  Age 88 of Wyandotte.


Launa after many years in assisted living, died of COVID-19 Virus in Wyandotte Hospital on May 19, 2020.  She was born April 12, 1932 in Inman, VA.  


Loving mother of Sandy (Robert) Strain, Rhonda (Myron) Namba, Carol (Ronald) Heimann, James Riddle, Charles Riddle and Teresa (Ron) Duda.  Also survived by 13 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, 1 great-great grandchild and sisters Jenny and Georgie.  Preceded in death by sons John Riddle Jr. (2015) and Kenneth Riddle (2017).


M. Lloyd Chinavare (1974-1981)

M. John Riddle Sr. (1949-1973)



   American Legion Cemetery, Big Stone Gap, VA

       Parents: James ‘Jim’ Marcum  21JUL1891-02MAY1966 (Aged 74)

                    Eliza Jane (nee: Lawson) Marcum  10APR1901-17DEC1949 (Aged 48)

    Mount Carmel Cemetery, Wyandotte, MI

       John Dewey Riddle Sr.  1928-2015  (Aged 86)

       John D. Riddle Jr.  1952-2015  (Aged 62)

       Kenneth Eugene Riddle 1960-2017  (Aged 57)

    St. Charles Cemetery, Newport, MI

       Lloyd L. Chinavare 1920-1981  (Aged 60)



    Sister – Ethel Faye Russell, Indianapolis, IN  15MAY1937-04FEB2017 (Aged 79)


Submitted by:

    Ernest Belton Riddle



Private family services have been held.




Mount Carmel Cemetery
900 Ford Avenue
Wyandotte, Michigan, United States