Chris Ehrenhard

Text size

Chris Ehrenhard

Chris Ehrenhard Christopher Charles Ehrenhard, 37, of 604 Baldwin, died December 3, 2018 as a result of a construction accident in Marshalltown.
He was born September 15, 1981 in Farmington, NM to David and Linda Keasling Ehrenhard.
A 1999 graduate of Ottumwa High School, Chris had traveled the country working construction and was presently employed by Bridge City Construction.
Chris was a people person and was so involved with his family. He loved to grill, attend auctions and play bingo. He was bigger than life so you always knew when he was around.
He is survived by his son, Dylan Ehrenhard of Ottumwa; his parents, David and Linda Ehrenhard of Ottumwa; a brother, Cody Ehrenhard of Ottumwa; a sister, Rachael (Brandon) Veatch of Ottumwa; 4 nieces and nephews, Spencer, Carter & Taylor Ehrenhard and Connor Veatch; uncles and aunt, Philip Ehrenhard of Aurora, CO and Dan and Sue Keasling of Ottumwa; several cousins including 3 special local ones, Tyler Keasling, Kaysha Dodson and Loraine Dodson; his significant other, Cassie Pierce and her children, Ethan and Evynne all of Ottumwa; and his dog, Jezzabell.
He was preceded in death by grandparents, Harlan and Joann Keasling, Erwen and Ruth Ehrenhard; an uncle, Jeff Keasling.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday at Reece Funeral Home with Pastor Mel Kendall officiating. Burial will be in Brooks Cemetery near Hedrick.
Visitation begins at 11 a.m. Thursday with the family present from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday.
Memorials may be made for his son's education or Calvary Baptist Church.
Published on December 4, 2018
Send flowers
in memory of Chris
See more

Obituary published in

Arrangements by

Reece Funeral Home

Events

Guestbook

Print Guestbook

Share your condolences and special memories.
The guestbook expires on March 04, 2019.

Share a message

5 posts

Connie (McVay) Hansen
Dec 06, 2018
Linda and Dave,
so sorry to learn of your son's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Joyce (Carter) Prough
Dec 05, 2018
I am so sorry for your loss, your hearts must be breaking. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. I'm sorry we won't be able to say this in person. I took a job at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri in 2015 and we are living here. Again, thoughts and prayers are sent your way.
Josh S. Bell brothers hvac (newton job, van maanan)
Dec 05, 2018
I talked to chris almost everyday. He was one of the nicest guys I've met on a job. He did anything he could to help us out and I would do the same,no matter how busy I was. I didn't know chris for long but I will never forget him. Chris will be welcomed to heaven with open arms. My condolences to al
Sheila Ehrenhard-Walker
Dec 05, 2018
David and Linda I am heartbroken for you over this news. Sending much love your way.
Georgette and Danny
Dec 04, 2018
Our hearts go out to you Cassie. Much love