Christopher S. Elfring, 62, of Clyde, OH passed away on Monday, March 8, 2021 at Metro Health Hospital, Cleveland, OH. He was born in Fremont, OH on July 2, 1958 to Robert and Audrey (Starrick) Elfring. Chris was a 1978 graduate of Fremont Ross High School.
Chris worked in banking for forty years, serving in Norwalk, Clyde and was currently working as the Vice President/Loan Operations Manager at Croghan Colonial Bank in Fremont, OH. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church where was actively involved. Chris was previously an ambassador of the Sandusky County Chamber of Commerce, a 4-H advisor and volunteered in various other community organizations. He was immensely proud to be an avid blood donor.
Chris is survived by his siblings, Barb (Jim Kearns) Elfring, Urbana, OH, Jim (Sandy) Elfring, Fremont, OH, David (Theresa) Elfring, of North Carolina, Michael (Kelly) Elfring, Clyde, OH and Paul (Kimberly) Elfring, Clyde, OH and nieces and nephews, Heath, Jeremy, Kristy, Kelly, Brad (Theresa), Kyle, Kay, Spencer (Hannah) and Bailey (Ian); great niece and nephew, Trenten and Danni.
He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings, Sharon Elfring, Karen Sergent and Sr. Audrey Marie Elfring.
Visitation will be held on Monday from 3 to 8 p.m. at Wonderly Horvath Hanes Funeral Home and Crematory, 425 E. State St, Fremont, OH 43420.
The use of face masks is required while indoors and social distancing will be observed throughout all services with wait times taking place outdoors. If you would prefer, you may express your condolences below.
Mass of Christian Burial will be Tuesday, March 16, 2021, 10:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 709 Croghan St, Fremont, OH 43420.
Burial will take place at St. Joseph Cemetery.
In Lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church or you may donate blood and join Chris’s team, “Collecting with Chris” in his honor.