Justin Otto Rist
1978 - 2021
Justin Otto Rist was born April 16, 1978 in Salinas, California and died June 23, 2021 in Pope Valley, California at the age of 43. He was a Napa County Deputy Sheriff. Prior to that he had worked as a police officer for the city of St. Helena and as a deputy sheriff in Yolo County. He loved hunting and spending time at the family ranch in southern San Benito County.
He is survived by his parents, Ann and Armond Rist, Jr., brother Armond (Wenny) Rist, sister Julie (Eric) Fong, nephews Brandon and Cameron Fong and Thomas Rist, fiancé Christina Pearson and her daughter Cienna Alvarez, as well as many aunts, uncles, and cousins.
A funeral mass will be celebrated at 11:00 am on July 28, 2021 at St. Helena Catholic Church, 1340 Tainter Street, St. Helena with reception following at the Parish Life Center. Private interment will follow at a later date. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to your favorite charity.
Arrangements are under the direction of Treadway and Wigger Funeral Chapel, Napa, CA