Christopher Bozarth

Aug 14th, 1990 - Jul 26th, 2020
Christopher Bozarth

Christopher William Bozarth, age 29, of Marion, passed away on Sunday, July 26, 2020 at 8:04 p.m. in Memorial Hospital of Carbondale.

Chris was born on August 14, 1990 in Marion, a son of Russell W. and Rhonda S. (White) Bozarth.  Chris loved music, drawing, spending time with his family and was of the Nazarene faith.

Survivors include his father, Russell Bozarth of Marion; two sons, Eli Bozarth and Jaydin Bozarth; grandparents, Brenda Donelson and Michael Roy, William Bozarth and James White; siblings, Joshua (Kortney) Diefenbach of Creal Springs, Magen Bozarth of Crown Point, Indiana, Elizabeth Bozarth and Harley Bozarth, both of Carterville; two half-brothers, Coty and Cavin; several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his grandmothers, Veil White and Dalynn Bozarth; his mother, Rhonda Asbury; and his step-mother, Laura Bozarth.

Chris will be cremated and a celebration of life will be held at a later date.

Blue Funeral Home in Marion is assisting the family with the arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Blue Funeral Home, P.O. Box 411, Marion, Illinois 62959.

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7 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Brooke Troxel

    From: Saint Louis, Missouri

    Date: July 29, 2020

    Bubba you were not only my cousin but we was raised more like brother and sister. I love you with every breath in my body. Anytime I need to talk to you I know you’ll be listening, no matter the place or time. Rest up Bub

  • Guest: Jason Hill

    From: Herrin, Illinois

    Date: July 29, 2020

    I’m so sorry for your loss I’m praying for the whole family Chris meant a lot to me my heart is broken and broken for the whole family love you Chris rest in peace my buddy

  • Guest: Alicia Calvert

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: July 29, 2020

    Chris me and Mikey love and miss you you were greatly loved you were Lexi’s best friend you will be greatly missed

  • Guest: Fox family

    From: Killeen, Texas

    Date: July 29, 2020

    We love n will miss you ,your smilewill always be I’m our hearts

  • Guest: Brenda Ramsey

    From: Bonnie , Illinois

    Date: July 30, 2020

    He was a sweetheart. Love n prayers.

  • Guest: Mark Mann

    From: Harrisburg, Illinois

    Date: July 30, 2020

    I give my condolences to the family I’m so very sorry that this has happened to you guys you have my deepest sympathy but just know that I know that he is in a much way better setting than he was before his passing he was a great guy and I know that he is in a way much better place now cuz he’s with our father in heaven and his son Jesus Christ so he’s happy and he’s healthy n in a way better state of mind.. But I’m so very sorry. And I’m praying for you guys and the family he left behind……

  • Guest: Michelle Trammel

    From: Camdenton, Missouri

    Date: July 30, 2020

    Hey Russell, so very sorry to hear about your loss. My prayers are with you and your family.
    Michelle Trammel