Christopher Panitzke

Jan. 30, 1985-Sept. 8, 2013

REDWOOD FALLS – Services for Christopher “Chris” Allan Panitzke, 28, of Redwood Falls will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church in Redwood Falls, with burial to follow in the Redwood Falls Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Friday at the church and will continue on Saturday for one hour prior to services. Arrangements are with Nelson-Martin Funeral Service of Redwood Falls.

He died Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013, at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis.

He was born Jan. 30, 1985, to Randall Scott Panitzke and Joyce Ann (Zimmerli) Panitzke in Willmar.

Survivors include his daughter, Ava Ochs-Panitzke of Lakeville; his parents, Randy and Joyce of Redwood Falls; sisters, Megan of Franklin and Shelby at home; brother, Mike at home; grandmother, Darlene Zimmerli of Delhi; grandparents, Leroy and Rosemary of Belview; niece, Riley Robinson of Franklin; and Ava’s mother, Courtney Ochs of Lakeville.