Christopher R. Ulrich, age 67, passed away September 19, 2018, at St. Vincent’s Hospital, surrounded by loving family after a long hard fight against COPD. Chris was born November 22, 1950, to parents Charles and Cherry Lee Ulrich. Christopher graduated from Whitmer High School class of 1968. Christopher was a proud union member of Local 33 and worked as a sheet metal journeyman for over 40 years.
His hobbies included boating and fishing on Lake Erie, a proud member to RVYC, taking his 1960 Chevy Belair to car shows, watching Ohio State Buckeyes and Red Wings play, and spending time with family.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 36 years, Sandra (Nichols) Ulrich; brothers, David (Bonnie) Ulrich and Scott Ulrich; brother and sister-in-law, Dennis and Linda Haynes; children, Wyatt (Andrea) Ulrich, Morgan Ulrich, Lindsay (Bert) Hilt, Taylor Ulrich, and Claire Ulrich. Christopher also was a loving grandfather to four beautiful grandchildren, Wyatt, Wade, Hunter and Weston.
Chris will be missed by all family and friends. Visitation will be Saturday, September 29, at Messiah Lutheran Church in Point Place, from noon to 2 p.m. The prayer service will follow the visitation at 2 p.m.
In lieu of flowers you may make donations to Messiah Lutheran Church or charity of your choice.