Giesner, Christopher Garrett

Giesner, Christopher Garrett

February 16, 1972 – February 23, 2016
Age 44 of Hugo, passed away peacefully February 23rd 2016 after a 7 month battle with cancer. He was preceded in death by his mother, Jean Giesner. He is survived by his father, Deacon Frederick Giesner and step mother Mae Giesner, his brother Patrick, sister-in-law Pamela Giesner, his sisters Mary Babcock and Barb Olson and his six nieces and nephews. Chris attended high school at North High and earned an Associate Degree in Applied Science from Century College. He took great pride in his work and the many friendships he developed most recently at Water Gremlin, MagTek Inc. and Infinite Campus. Chris enjoyed fantasy football, was an avid golfer and owned the much coveted honor of scoring a hole in one on his home course at Oneka Ridge. In lieu of flowers, donations in his honor should be sent to Our Lady of Peace Home, 2076 St. Anthony Ave St. Paul MN 55104. A celebration of Chris’s life will continue on March 5th at 9am with Mass to follow at 10am as well as a luncheon at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 14383 Forest Blvd N (Hwy 61) Hugo MN 55038. (Published in the Star Tribune on February 24, 2016)