Christopher John Joerg, 60, of Richmond died peacefully in his sleep on January 9,2020 . Christopher was born in Richmond on October 12,1959. He graduated from Meadowbrook High School and continued on to his career in printing. Christopher is preceded in death by his parents, Florence and Russell Edward Joerg; as well as his cousin, Glen Macaluso. Christopher’s life partner, Carrie Eagles Newman, survives him as do his sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Margaret and Matthew Moriarty. Of his primary family survivors, he has his brothers;Russell Edward Joerg Jr. and Joseph Joerg and his sister, Lisa Joerg; nephews, Alex Labshere and Chris Labshere; niece, Kirsten Joerg; his aunt, Joan Macaluso and her two living children, Stacy and Todd Macaluso.
There will be a memorial service at 11 a.m. on Saturday, January 18 at Westover Baptist Church in Richmond. Reverend Drew Nagy of Westover Baptist Church will officiate and a eulogy will be delivered by Ms. Teresa Tivenan of St. Michael’s Archangels Catholic Church.