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Obituary: Christopher Del Beecher

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Christopher Del Beecher, 32, cherished family member and friend, passed away at home in Layton, Utah on July 19, 2001.

Chris was born on July 9, 1969 in Phoenix, AZ to Vicki Larsen and David Del Beecher, and spent his growing up years in Centerville, Utah, where he grad-uated from View-mont High in 1987. As he grew, Chris became an avid outdoorsman, formed a strong work ethic, and developed a delightful sense of humor. His warm and likable nature promoted many strong friendships.

He married his best friend, Michelle Law, on October 12, 1990. They became devoted parents to their two sons, Brandon Christopher and Trevor Landon Beecher. Chris shared his love of hunting and fishing with his boys, and taught them respect for the world and people around them. Chris was a skilled multiple surgical technologist, giving the meticulous attention to detail that displayed itself in every aspect of his life. He was a valued employee of Aris Vision Center at the time of his death.

He is survived by his wife, Michelle; sons, Brandon and Trevor; parents, Vicki and David Beecher; stepmother, Margo Beecher; grandparents, Thelma and Jennings Olson; sisters and brothers, Brian and Kristen Beecher, Anthony Beecher, Jonathon and Tammy Beecher, Holly Beecher, Michelle Inkley, Alyson and Andrew Eversole, and Daniel and Wendy Inkley.

Funeral services will be held Monday, July 23, 2001 at 11 a.m. at the Ridgecrest Ward Chapel, 2375 East 3225 North, Layton, Utah. Friends may call Sunday evening from 6-8 p.m. at the Russon Brothers Bountiful Mortuary, 295 North Main and Monday at the church 9:30-10:30 a.m. prior to services.

In lieu of flowers and in honor of Chris, the family requests donations be made to the Chris Beecher Memorial Fund (Acct#902468-8 - America First Credit Union).

Chris blessed many people in his short life through his Samaritan-like service, his entertaining stories, and his loyalty and generosity. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.