Clayton Schnase's Memorial Fund

On February 8th, 2015, my dear childhood friend Char Schnase and her husband Brandyn experienced a tragic loss that no one should have to go through. Clayton, their 20 month old son unexpectedly lost his life too soon.

        Clayton, a beautiful soul, came into this world after his parents met while serving their country overseas, both Army veterans of the war. He was a typical curious little boy who enjoyed helping his mom do chores around the house and build projects with his dad. He had a contagious smile, always happy and eager to learn about his surroundings. He enjoyed walks outside, singing songs, and playing with his dogs and cats.

        No one can replace the joy this little boy brought to everyone around him. He was about to be a big brother in a few months. The hole left in the heart of his loved ones will forever be filled with precious memories Clayton created in the short time on this earth.

        Family and friends are at a loss of words in this situation. What I am hoping to accomplish is to lessen the burden of their loss and help in the funeral expenses, as both parents are enrolled as full time students. For those that know Char realize this is not the first tragic event to shock her life.

        Every thought, words of encouragement, or donations are appreciated! Thank you in advanced for your caring support.
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    • $50 
    • 83 mos
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    • $50 
    • 83 mos
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    • $150 
    • 83 mos
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    • $30 
    • 83 mos
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    • $25 
    • 83 mos
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Krystel Pickens 
Missoula, MT
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