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Christopher Kitzmiller, 68, passed away on Sunday, May 2, 2021.
Chris was a devoted husband to his wife of 45 years, Sue; loving father to Daniel (Rocky), Kathryn, Kristin (Scott Foldi) and Jonathan (Allison); proud grandfather to Vilhelmina, Kendal, Alex, Isadora, Kaleb, Audrey, Kolton, Kaiden, Karter, and Kowen; he also leaves behind many relatives, friends, and Brother Knights.
Chris will be remembered by many for his sense of humor and willingness to assist anyone who asked. He was employed by Akron Public Schools and was known for his ties for all occasions.
Chris was a true servant of Our Lord. He was a dedicated parishioner of Blessed Trinity Parish and volunteered for many activities through the years and most recently served on the Parish Finance Council and helped with Senior Luncheons.
Chris was honored to be a member of the Knights of Columbus Council 3529 and Fourth Degree Assembly 818 and enjoyed cooking for the meetings. He developed a love for gardening and supplied friends and neighbors with peppers and tomatoes throughout the summer.
Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday, May 7, 2021, 11:00 am at Blessed Trinity Parish with, Rev. Father Joseph Warner, Celebrant. Visitation will be Thursday from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Hennessy-Bagnoli-Moore Funeral Home, 936 N. Main St., Akron (corner of N. Main St. and Mildred Ave.). Christopher's final resting place will be Holy Cross Cemetery.
Due to Covid-19, we request that those attending the Mass and/or Visitation will practice social distancing and wear face masks. If you are unable to attend, we understand, your love and prayers will be appreciated.
You are invited to hbm-fh.com to view Christopher's tribute wall and offer condolences and share memories.
Rest in Peace Brother Sir Knight Chris You will be missed and remembered fondly. My deepest condolences to the family and friends of my Brother Sir Knight
SK CHRIS May 19 2021 12:00 AM
Sue, so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers Colleen Hoch
Collleen Hoch May 7 2021 12:00 AM
Chris was always so helpful and extra kind when I needed help with my computer! And he was SO proud of his children.
I am so sorry for your loss. Chris was a wonderful person.
Sally Childs May 7 2021 12:00 AM
I had the honor of knowing and occasionally working with Chris. He was humorous and hard wording. Above all he was dedicated to the Lord. May your memories of Chris help you through this difficult time. God Bless.
Tom Swansiger May 7 2021 12:00 AM
My caring thoughts and prayers to Sue and family for the loss of Christopher. (Sue & I shared working days @ STHMC many years ago). At peace. mj (Hindel)
Mary Jo Roeder May 7 2021 12:00 AM
Growing up in the same North Hill neighborhood, I remember playing games and riding bikes with about 15 others around the neighborhood. Chris was a fun guy to be around and he had many friends. He was one of the first kids in the neighborhood with a banana seat on his bike. Rest In Peace.
Mary ( Sorg) Bechter May 7 2021 12:00 AM
So sorry for your loss. Chris was such a shining example of a dedicated Catholic, he gave of his time to the Church and our school, and most importantly to his family!
Let your fond memories and Gods love give you strength!
Take care of yourselves.
Janice Schrag May 6 2021 12:00 AM
A candle was lit in memory of Christopher Kitzmiller
Jim & Patty Dyer May 6 2021 12:00 AM
Im so sorry for your loss. I worked with Chris at APS. He was always kind, honest and fair. He was one of the good guys. It was obvious he loved his family and his faith. You are all in my prayers.
Sue Saracusa May 6 2021 12:00 AM
Such a gentle soul. God bless and keep you in his loving hands Sue. He will be greatly missed
Ray and my Joyce Cherico May 6 2021 12:00 AM