George Christopher "Chris" Hassen
April 01, 1963 - June 03, 2018
George Christopher "Chris" Hassen, strolled into Heaven's gate Sunday, June 3, 2018 at the age of 55 years, 2 months, one day, 23 hours and 35 seconds.
He was born on April 1, 1963 to George Henry and Judy (Killian) Hassen. He was employed as a Carman for Union Pacific Railroad. In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife Brenda and daughter Emma. Also surviving are his sister Tammy (Dale) Stockwell of Pevely and Libby (Jamie) Sandridge of Herculaneum. He was preceded in death by a brother Todd, a brother-in-law Bruce Graham and a niece Anna Winkler. Dear son-in-law, brother-in-law, uncle and friend.
A Celebration of Life service will be held Saturday June 9 at John L. Ziegenhein & Sons Funeral Homes - South County (4830 Lemay Ferry Road) from 11:00am to 5:00pm. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Zach Sobiech Fund at Childrens Cancer Research, @childrenscancer.org/Zach or Cole Buehner @ coleshopefoundation.org.
June 09, 2018
11:00 am - 05:00 pm
John L. Ziegenhein & Sons South County Chapel
4830 Lemay Ferry Rd. St.Louis, MO 63129
You did not want us to be sad. That is difficult to do but we are trying our best. We will miss you so badly down here. But I know without a doubt if you could tell us you would be shouting from the skies "heaven is greater then we ever thought, you guys!!".
I will love you always. Chris.-Libby SandridgeYour hairy smile is contagious, your genuine free spirit, sets you apart from the rest!
We grieve because we now, only have your memories to hold onto!
You Sir, will be missed dearly!
Looking forward to seeing you again, beyond those golden gates, is where we will meet!
Sending my love and prayers to all of the ones you had to say good bye to,
Life on earth is just a short testimony, but Heaven is forever!
Love you always Chris,
Your cousin Melissa.-Melissa (Thierath) MossChris I will miss all your witty comments on fb. I could always vision your smile while you were typing them and hear your laugh. You had been such a good friend for 35 years. You will be forever missed. I HOPE LIFE IS GOOD UP THERE FOR YOU MY FRIEND!! OVER AND OUT until we meet again!!-Sandy StockwellI am so blessed that Brenda brought you into my life! Chris, I will forever laugh when I think of you and be remember as my favorite funniest friend! My heart goes out to all the Hassen family. May God give you all the strength and comfort needed. -Lou Ann ByingtonSo Sorry for Chris’s passing. Prayers to his family. I knew Chris from work. At work he was a hard worker and always smiling. I will miss seeing him on Facebook. Again I am very sorry.-Tim AdamsThank you, George, for being my Facebook friend. I could always count on you to brighten my day with your humorous posts and your reminder that LIFE IS GOOD! Your unique personality made life better for everyone who knew and loved you. -Brenda CookThanks for cheering us up every day and reminding us that life is good. My condolences to Chris' family.-Mickey CarlChris, whenever I close my eyes I see you smiling at me last year at Libby's house. I know you tried to reach out to me I AM SO SORRY I didnt know! I see you and Nina together in JESUS arms and Grandma and Grandpa Hassen. I LOVE YOU CHRIS!!!
Aunt Jeannine-Jeannine Caloni
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