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TOPSHAM — Jake Chandel, 20, died Sept. 26 in Bridgton.
Born in Cambridge, Mass. in 1990, the son of Thomas P. Chandel and Susan (Shirley) Chandel, he attended Topsham schools and the Vocational Region Ten High School in Brunswick.
Recently he was working as a freelance computer graphics designer and part-time at his father’s CPA firm in Bridgton.
He was known for his quick wit and passion for role-playing games.
He was predeceased by his stepmother, Claire St. Laurent, and his grandparents, Russell and Shirley Shirley.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his sister, Renee Chandel, and her partner Brian Read of Federal Way, Washington, and his brother, Eric Chandel, of Topsham; his grandparents Ted and Anne Tercyak of North Carolina; as well as many loving aunts and uncles; and cousins.
Visiting hours will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 3, at Stetson’s Funeral Home, 12 Federal St., Brunswick.
A memorial service will be held Monday, Oct. 4, at 2 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 15 Pleasant St., Brunswick.
Memorial condolences may be expressed at stetsonsfuneralhome.com.