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The Annual Chase Anderson RoundUp Rodeo Honors Teens with Muscular Dystrophy

Who inspired the Chase Anderson Round-up Rodeo? This 16-year-old boy from Missouri

Chase Patrick Anderson was born on March 15, 1994 to Joel Patrick and Chloe Ann Bright Anderson in Hannibal, Missouri.  On February 12, 2011 at St. Louis Children's Hospital, Anderson passed away from complications of Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Though, he suffered from this condition, Anderson still studied with other kids in the Palmyra School District and went to the Mississippi Valley State School in Hannibal.

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