October 11, 1986 ~ May 6, 2006
Christopher Lawrence Myers died unexpectedly on Saturday, May 6th. Chris was born on October 11, 1986 to Larry and Janet (McFarland) Myers. A few years later his sister Emily joined the family.
Chris graduated from Torrance High School in 2004, and was a student at Cal State Fullerton. He was full of energy and life, and had many interest and talents. Chris lettered in cross country and track in high school, was a member of the National Honor Society, Tartar Knights. His musical interests included playing the clarinet, guitar and piano. He was surrounded and loved by many wonderful friends.
In addition to immediate family, Chris is survived by his maternal grandparents Clifford and Ruth McFarland of Parma, Ohio, and his Uncle Cliff (Brigitte) McFarland of Santa Monica, California.
Chris is also survived by paternal grandparents Richard Forthofer and Loretta Myers of Sheffield, Ohio; Uncles David (Barb Ramage) Myers of Elyria, Ohio and Michael Myers of Albuquerque, N.M.; Aunts Susan Myers of Cleveland, Ohio; Diane (Chuck) Mackin of Elyria, Ohio, and Nancy (Bud Matkovic) Myers of Stow, Ohio.
There are many cousins to carry on Chris' tradition of being the family comic: Sherman and Brigitte McFarland, Rachel and Becky Myers, Matt and Sarah Mackin, Christine Myers Hoffman, Michael Myers, Stephen and Katie Kachmyers, Jacob and Michelle Myers, and Laurel Matkovic.
All are welcome to come share their memories of Christopher's life at Rice Mortuary, 5310 Torrance Blvd., Torrance, CA. on Sunday, May 14, 2006, from 1:00PM - 5:30PM.
A memorial service for close friends and family will be held on Sunday evening at 7:00 at the WayFarer's Chapel 5755 Palos Verdes Dr. South.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Christopher Myers Memorial Scholarship Fund, dedicated to a Student with average grades and extraordinary talent. Please send donations to PO Box 872, Torrance, CA 90508
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