Chris W. Byrd,46, of Kansas City, MO, passed away Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at the St. Luke's Northland Hospital. He was a lifelong northland resident. Memorial services will be 12-4 p.m. Saturday, November 8, 2014 at the Platte County High School, Wilson Auditorium. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Christopher W. Byrd Memorial Fund, C/O Platte Valley Bank, 6324 NW Barry Rd. Kansas City, MO 64154. Chris was born, May 2, 1968 in North Kansas City, MO the son of Curtis W. and Patti K. McDaniel Byrd. He was a 1986 Graduate of Platte County High School, 1990 University of Missouri Columbia 1991 UMKC School of law, LLM, JD, an auctioneer and member of Delta Chi Fraternity. Chris was the chairman of the Northland Chamber of Commerce, and was active as a charity auctioneer. Chris is survived by his wife of 23 years, Tracy, two sons; Colin and Ian, his parents and sister, Jo Houseworth. (Arrangements: Cremation Society of KS & MO, 5561 NW Barry Rd., online condolences www.kccremation.com
(816) 822- 9888) Cremation Society of Kansas & Missouri. www.kccremation.com
Published by Kansas City Star on Nov. 6, 2014.