At age 35, passed away on June 11, 2018. He was born July 18, 1982, in Lansing Michigan to Debra Lee (Adcock) Klein and Michael Lynn Blankenship.
Chad had a natural intuition when it came to mechanics. He was devoted to his dog Kaine. He will be remembered as a protective, loving, empathetic, and meticulous man.
Chad will be missed by his parents, Debra (Chad) Klein, Michael (Vickie) Blankenship, his girlfriend Amanda Newman and her children Caleb and Kaley Newman; siblings, Zachary and Courtney Blankenship; grandparents, Lenora Adcock and Thomas Blankenship, aunts; Terry (Andy) Hogarth, Anne (Ed) Young; Leigh (Marty)Holmes, Denise (Jim) Elsie, uncles; Philip and Tim Adcock and 15 cousins.
He is preceded in death by grandmother, Nova Lee Blankenship and grandfather, Philip Wayne Adcock. A community farewell will take place at 11am on June 21, 2018, from Dexter United Methodist Church, 7643 Huron River Drive, Dexter, MI.