Chris F. Etchberger, 57, of Hummelstown, passed away suddenly Monday, May 21, 2018.
Born in Hershey on August 24, 1960, he was the son of Wilma Wilhite Etchberger of Hummelstown and Franklin Etchberger of Hershey.
Chris was an employee of Lewis Industrial, Harrisburg, for the last 16 years. He was previously an employee of Crystal Pools, Inc., for over 20 years. He was a 1978 graduate of Hershey High School. Chris loved spending time at the camp he shared with his close friends and family, Two Bears and A Wolf, in Sinnemahoning where he enjoyed hunting and fishing. Chris was also an avid sports lover, especially Penn State, Steelers, and Phillies, as well as a lover of animals. The most important thing in the world to Chris was caring for his family and home.
In addition to his parents, Chris is survived by his wife of 25 years, Teresa A. Drane Etchberger, whom he married on September 19, 1992; his children, Rebecca M. Etchberger of Los Angeles, CA, Kyle F. Etchberger husband of Brittany L. Shaffer Etchberger of Hummelstown, and Cole C. Etchberger at home; his siblings, Tami Gette of Hershey, Scott Etchberger of Atlanta, GA, and Lori Etchberger of Hummelstown; and his many friends.
Family and friends are invited to visit with the family in the Trefz & Bowser Funeral Home, Inc., 114 West Main Street, Hummelstown, on Friday, May 25, 2018, from 10 AM until the time of the service. A memorial service will be held on Friday, beginning at 11:30 AM, in the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made in Chris’s memory to help with his son’s education; a deposit may be made to the “Cole Etchberger Benefits Account” at any Fulton Bank branch.
Online condolences may be shared at www.trefzandbowser.com