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Cathalene Parker Browning


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Full NameCathalene Parker Browning
First NameCathalene
Middle NameParker
Last NameBrowning
ProfessionCelebrity Mother
Birth CountryUnited States
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual Orientationstraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseLawrence Widdoes
No Of Children6
Date of BirthMay 15,1923
Age99 years

Cathalene Parker Browning is the celebrity mother of an American comedian and actor named Cornelius Crane "Chevy" Chase, known as Chevy Chase

Cathalene used to be a classical trained pianist. Unfortunately, she is not among us anymore.

Chevy Chase is a big name in Hollywood as he has been in the entertainment business for a long time. 

He was one of the major hitmakers of his time. He is known for his dry humor and his funny personality. 

He has also starred in many movies, TV shows and series. He used to be one of the most loved comedians of his time. 

He has won many awards and nominations throughout his career, including winning three Emmy Awards from the five nominations he got. 

He has also been nominated for other awards as well.


Cathalene was married three times in her lifetime. Her first marriage was with Edward "Ned" Tinsley Chase. They organized their big day in 1941

They shared two children named Chevy and Edward Chase Jr. The couple got divorced, and Edward got wed to another woman and had a daughter named Cynthia Chase.

After separating from Edward, Cathalene got married to John Walfred Cederquist

They exchanged wedding vows in 1951 and shared two daughters and two sons. They later got separated as well.

Cathalene then exchange vows with a man named Lawrence Widdoes in 1976, and this was her last marriage.

Chevy's marriage:

Chevy has also been married three times. His first marriage was with a woman named Susan Hewitt. They exchanged wedding vows on February 23, 1973

Their marriage took place in New York. The couple later got divorced on February 1, 1976

After getting a divorce from Susan, Chevy got wed again to a woman named Jacqueline Carlin on December 4, 1976, and later divorced on November 14, 1980.

Chevy then got married to a woman named Jayni Luke on June 19, 1982. The wedding took place in Pacific Palisades

They are still together and live in Bedford, New York. They have three children together named Cydney Cathalene Chase, Caley Leigh Chase and Emily Evelyn Chase

Chevy also has a son named Bryan Perkins, who is also his eldest son, but his mother's identity has not been disclosed to this day. 

Cathalene Parker Browning son Chevy Chase with his wife Jayni and their three daughters.
Cathalene Parker Browning son Chevy Chase with his wife Jayni and their three daughters. Source: Instagram

Pills addiction:

Chevy was severely addicted to pain killer pills. He started taking them when he began to have back pain and slowly got hooked to them. 

He also used to smoke pot and was heavy on alcohol consumption. But after he met Jayni, he gave all of that up for her and entered the Hazelden Clinic to receive help for alcoholism in September of 2016

He told in an interview about how Jayni has helped him become a good person and how she helped him quit all his drugs and alcohol habits. 

He also added that he is a much happier person than whoever he was in the past.

Cathalene Parker Browning son Chevy Chase with his bride Jayni on their wedding day.
Cathalene Parker Browning son Chevy Chase with his bride Jayni on their wedding day. Source: Instagram

Net worth:

The net worth of Cathalene is not known, but we can say that she used to make a pretty good income.

The net worth of Chevy is estimated to be around $50 Million.

$50 MillionActor, Screenwriter, Comedian, Television producer


  1. Cathalene died at the age of 81. She was born on May 15, 1923, and died on January 1, 2005.

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