Chad A. Stover, 17, of Tipton, passed away Thursday, November 14, 2013 at University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia, Mo.

Chad was born on November 8, 1996 in Sedalia, MO to Kenneth and Amy (Yoakum) Stover.  Chad was a  member of the junior class at Tipton High School, and a member of DECA, FFA, FBLA, and was a Renaissance cardholder. He loved sports and played football and baseball as a Tipton Cardinal.  He played for several traveling baseball teams in the summer.  He loved hunting with his brothers, and was an avid bow hunter.

He is survived by his parents, two brothers—Zane and Kenton Stover of the home; one sister—Amanda Stover of the home; paternal grandparent—Sharon Stover of Williamsport, IN; maternal grandparents—Bill and Peggy Yoakum of Belton, MO; and maternal great grandmother—Dora Traul of Raymore, MO.

He was preceded in death by his grandfather—Christopher (Storme) Stover.

Visitation for Chad Stover will be at 2:00 PM, Sunday, November 17, 2013 at Tipton High School.  A Celebration of Life will begin at 4:00 PM.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to the “Chad Stover Foundation Fund” in care of the Tipton Latham Bank in Tipton, MO.