Chad was a special person. A teacher and coach who could relate and get the most out of kids. He really took to coaching distance running and his teams were very good. He was fun to be around. He will be missed.
Chad was an awesome nephew! He will be missed so much by anyone who knew him!
Chad was a teacher of great compassion for his students. He influenced many youth as a coach and a teacher. He will be missed.
Chad you had the greatest, most positive impact on me this past year knowing I could do anything I put my mind too. You were such a great man, teacher, coach and most importantly mentor to all the students and athletics that came across your way. I will forever hold tight the memories and the late night conversations we held, but most importantly will know you are shining down on me pushing me through life knowing I will never give up because you never gave up on me. ❤
To Chad's family you have my heart-felt condolences on your loss of Chad. The ones we love are never gone; they live within our hearts forever.
So sad to hear of Chad’s passing. Had a positive influence on many students. Many thoughts and prayers for family. With deep sympathy, Tony & Judy Schiltz
How tragic for such a young life to be lost. Mr. Ahlers, your influence lives on in so many of your former students. I wouldn’t be the man I am today without the lessons you taught me in my formative years; though I am many years removed from your classroom. My deepest sympathies to your family and friends. May you Rest In Peace.
Ahlers was such an amazing coach, teacher, and mentor. He made a difference in the lives of so many students and athletes. He will be greatly missed. ❤️
Chad had such a positive ripple effect on so many people. I loved coaching with Chad and watching him work the students. I am honored to have known him. Rest In Peace my friend.
To all of the Ahlers family,
Our hearts are so saddened about Chad’s passing. He had such a huge and positive impact on so many kids in Iowa high school track and field and what a blessing to them he was. Know that all of those kids have taken something positive from him and will forever benefit from that. He was a
Such a special person to all of us he had the pleasure to know him. Our family sends are deepest love and condolences.
Joey and Heather Woody
Mike, Dianne & loved ones,
So shocking and sad to hear about Chad. He was always so polite, mannerly and respectful; easy to coach. No wonder he became such an outstanding and beloved coach himself. Cherish your memories. Our heartfelt sympathy to you. Galen & Kay Vinson🙏🏻🙏🏻 💙💙
Sympathy to all of his family and friends. God Bless
So sad to hear of your passing. You were an amazing coach and teacher. You will be missed.
Very sad to hear of Coach Ahlers passing. I always enjoyed playing for him and talking with him. A great guy!
This just breaks my heart. He touched the lives of so many young people in such a positive way. He will long be remembered.
Thank you for all the good you put into the world, Mr. Ahlers. You cared about your students, and we could tell. I wish you and your family peace.
So sorry to hear of the passing of Coach Ahlers. He was a great guy, gone too soon! Loved talking Chicago Cubs with him in practice and greatly enjoyed helping him when he was the basketball coach. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of his family and friends in this most difficult time.
Sympathy to all friends and family of Alhers, may he rest peacefully. Great person, he will be missed.
So incredibly sad to hear of Mr. Ahlers passing. He was truly one of my favorite teachers! ❤️