Chris Striegel

Christopher Conrad Striegel, 35, of Monticello, passed away at 12:53 a.m., February 2, 2016 at Decatur Memorial Hospital.


Christopher was born on December 3, 1980 in Urbana the son of Michael and Kristin (Grove) Striegel.


Chris is survived by his fiancé, Wendi Hendricks of Monticello; mother, Kristin (Terry) Dubson of Monticello; father, Michael (Patti) Striegel of Santa Rosa Beach, FL; brothers, Timothy (Erin) Striegel of Beaverton, OR and Patrick (Whitney) Striegel of Tolono; grandparents, Jack Grove of Monticello, Charlie and Juanita Striegel of Monticello; and many loving aunts, uncles, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his grandmothers, Phyllis Grove and Alice Striegel.


Chris was a union electrician employed with Bodine Electric and was a member of the I.B.E.W. #601. Chris enjoyed hunting, fishing, and having his beloved dog Bailey by his side. Chris loved all sports, especially football, and was a fitness enthusiast who enjoyed such events as outdoor obstacle course challenges, the Spartan Race, and the Kirby Derby.


A visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 p.m., Monday, February 8, 2016 at the Crossroads Church 1602 N. 1125 East Rd. Monticello, IL 61856. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at the Crossroads Church. Interment will be held in Monticello Township Cemetery.


Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or the United Spinal Association.


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