Choate, Kevin M. Dear son of Ruth (the late Bernard) Choate; loving brother of Bernard, Rev. Lawrence O.S.M., Reid, Thomas, the late Ruthanne; beloved uncle to many; friend and colleague of the International Aikido Community. Visitation Wednesday 3-9 p.m. at the Peterson-Bassi Chapels, 6938 W. North Ave, Chicago. Service at 8:30 p.m. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, donations to Illinois Aikido Club, 1444 Chicago Ave., Suite 2, Chicago IL. 60604-5232, or your favorite charity. Arrangements by Ahern Funeral Home 708-383-5700.