ROCK CREEK — Christopher Mark Tadsen, age 57, died after an unexpected illness on Saturday, June 22, 2013, at his residence.
He was born in Euclid, Ohio, on May 29, 1956, the son of Francis and Margaret (Vogler) Tadsen. A Veteran, he served in the U.S. Army.
Chris worked for the Village of Roaming Shores as a Treatment Plant Operator.
He was the past Village Administrator for Rock Creek Village. He enjoyed drag racing, motorcycles and drag raced for many years. He liked spending time with his grandchildren, building models, and being with the family dog, “Ransom”.
Survivors include his daughter, Brittany Marie Tadsen; grandchildren, Gage Titan Christopher and Daelyn Denika Marley Garrett; brothers, Jim (Cheryl), Thomas (Frankie), Stephen (Carol) and Michael (Dee) Tadsen; sisters, Mary Jo (Joe Gauntner) Tadsen, Molly (Ed) Allar, Teresa (George) Brick, Kate Amato and Rosemary (Jay) Bellissimo; and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Francis and Margaret “Peg” Tadsen.
Visitation will be held at the PAINE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 140 E. Main St., Orwell, Ohio, on Wednesday, June 26th, from 3 to 4:45 p.m.
A Funeral Service will take place the same day at 5 p.m. Following the services a reception will take place at the Morgan Hose Volunteer Fire Dept., Rock Creek, Ohio.
At the families request, please do not send flowers. Contributions can be made to his daughter, Brittany Tadsen, towards an educational fund for the grandchildren.
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