Obituary photo of Christopher Tafel%2c+Jr., Syracuse-New York
In Loving Memory of

Christopher F. Tafel, Jr.

1940 - 2017
Obituary photo of Christopher Tafel%2c+Jr., Syracuse-New York
In Loving Memory of

Christopher F. Tafel, Jr.

1940 - 2017

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm
New Comer Cremations & Funerals
705 North Main Street
Syracuse, NY  13212
315-214-0400
Service:
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at 7:00pm
New Comer Cremations & Funerals
705 North Main Street
Syracuse, NY  13212
315-214-0400
Christopher F. Tafel, Jr., 77, of N. Syracuse, passed away on Sunday with his family by his side. Chris was a lifelong resident of N. Syracuse. He served in the U.S. Army. He worked with the North Syracuse Police Department for many years and later retired from Syracuse University. Chris enjoyed old cars and spending time with family and friends at their camp.

Chris was predeceased by his parents and three sisters.

He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Sonja (Halvorsen); three children, Christopher F. (Stephanie) Tafel III, Julie (Jeff) King and Jeff Tafel; three grandchildren, Christopher F. Tafel IV, Matthew King and Natalie King; sister, Ethel Wig and several nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be Wednesday 4-7PM at New Comer Funeral Home, N. Syracuse with a service to follow at 7PM.

Chris will be dearly missed by all.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice of CNY, the local SPCA or Humane CNY.

To share a memory of Chris or leave a special message for the family, please click the Share Memories button above.

Christopher F. Tafel, Jr., 77, of N. Syracuse, passed away on Sunday with his family by his side. Chris was a lifelong resident of N. Syracuse. He served in the U.S. Army. He worked with the North Syracuse Police Department for many years and later retired from Syracuse University. Chris enjoyed old cars and spending time with family and friends at their camp.

Chris was predeceased by his parents and three sisters.

He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Sonja (Halvorsen); three children, Christopher F. (Stephanie) Tafel III, Julie (Jeff) King and Jeff Tafel; three grandchildren, Christopher F. Tafel IV, Matthew King and Natalie King; sister, Ethel Wig and several nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be Wednesday 4-7PM at New Comer Funeral Home, N. Syracuse with a service to follow at 7PM.

Chris will be dearly missed by all.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice of CNY, the local SPCA or Humane CNY.

To share a memory of Chris or leave a special message for the family, please click the Share Memories button above.

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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm
New Comer Cremations & Funerals
705 North Main Street
Syracuse, NY  13212
315-214-0400
Service:
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at 7:00pm
New Comer Cremations & Funerals
705 North Main Street
Syracuse, NY  13212
315-214-0400

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