Chad Duane Wuertz
45, of Indianapolis, passed away unexpectedly on November 24, 2017. Chad was born in
Many, Louisiana, on October 2, 1972. He grew up in Louisiana and Indiana and
graduated from Washington (Indiana) High School. Chad served in the United States
Army and was a member of the Military Intelligence Corps. After his honorable
discharge, Chad earned his law degree from Indiana University in 2004.
Chad founded his law practice, Wuertz Law Office LLC, in downtown Indianapolis in
2006 and enjoyed the challenges of each case he took. He took great pride in helping
those in need of his services and was diligent in his work.
Chad was a Christian, obeying the gospel as a teenager. He was a member of the
Bargersville Church of Christ.
On January 3, 2014, Chad married his high school sweetheart, Andrea (Hochmeister)
Wuertz. Chad is survived by his wife; stepchildren, Cheaney (16) and Calie Ritter (13);
adoptive children, Justin, Ashleigh, and Erin Wuertz; and adoptive mother, Rita Eide.
Chad is also survived by many family members and friends who will miss him very
A memorial service will be held on Monday, December 4, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. at the
Crown Hill Funeral Home, preceded by a visitation from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The
service will be followed by interment with military honors. Memorial donations may be
made to Paralyzed Veterans of America.
Published on November 29, 2017