Lahouze, Christophe Gabriel Donald “Chris”
November 23, 1978 – December 7, 2014
Age 36 of Minnetonka. He is survived by his parents, Kathleen Lahouze of Minnetonka and Jean-Luc Lahouze of Ustaritz, France, as well as brother, Patrick (Andrea) Lahouze of Hopkins; and niece, Madeleine; grandmother, Joyce (Don) Nelson; many aunts and cousins, companion Heidi, and countless friends. Born Nov. 23, 1978, Chris was preceded in death by his grandparents and older brother, Aymeric. A loyal and thoughtful, open-hearted friend and family member, Chris was known for his generous spirit and always helping people in need. He was a passionate jazz musician and a dedicated employee. He loved Minnesota and its various sports teams, as well as France, his second home. A memorial service is scheduled for 3:30 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014 at the Minnetonka Community Center, 14600 Minnetonka Boulevard, Minnetonka, MN 55345. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family are preferred.