Chris Krichbaum(1957 - 2013)

Chris H Krichbaum

MANSFIELD: Chris H Krichbaum, age 55, of Mansfield, passed away early Tuesday morning, February 5, 2013 at his home. Born November 28, 1957, in Mansfield he is the son of Ralph Howard Krichbaum and Lorine Austen. He graduated from Mansfield Senior High School in 1975 where he played in the marching band. Chris was Office Manager at Alsco Anaconda. He enjoyed working, bowling, and helping his family and elders. Chris was a member of St. Matthew Lutheran Church.

Chris is survived by his mother, Lorine Austen; four brothers, Brad, Ron (Linda), Ed, Rick (Deb) Krichbaum; two sisters, Linda Austen Krichbaum, Luann (Brian) Armstrong; and seven nieces and nephews, Ryan, Bethany and Robert Krichbaum, Ashley and Andrew Armstrong, and Rickey and J.J. Mitchell. He was preceded in death by his father, Ralph H. Krichbaum; grandparents, Peter and Elsie Krichbaum and Dennis and Lois Austen; and a niece, Alicia Ann Armstrong.

The funeral service will be held Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 12:00 p.m. in the Diamond Street Home of Wappner Funeral Directors, 98 S. Diamond St., Mansfield with brother, Ron Krichbaum officiating. Friends and family may visit beginning at 10:00 a.m. Burial in Jeromesville Cemetery will follow the service. Memorial contributions may be made to MedCentral Hospice or Multiple Sclerosis Society.

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Published in the News Journal on Feb. 6, 2013