Life Story / Obituary
With his family by his side, Christopher Charles Larsen, age 56, passed away peacefully Tuesday evening, August 16, 2022, at St. Luke’s Medical Center, Milwaukee following a short battle with pancreatic cancer. He was born in Racine, December 30, 1965, son of the late Charles and Marie Larsen.
Chris graduated from St. Catherine’s High School, “Class of 1984” and from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee with a degree in Finance. Chris was employed in personal banking last working at North Shore Bank in Cudahy until this past June. He was involved with Leadership Racine, a Board Member for the Friends of the Windpoint Lighthouse and Schools of Hope Volunteer (through United Way of Racine County). On September 19, 2015, in Cedarburg he was united in marriage to Christine Catherine Going. Together they shared the best years of their life. Chris was an outdoorsman at heart. He was a passionate and avid Packer, Brewer, and Indy Race Car fan. He had made the trek to Indianapolis for the past 25 years with his "tribe" and closest friends. He rooted for all Wisconsin Sports Teams, enjoyed listening to live music, and cherished in caring for all birds and fluffy animals alike in his yard. Above all, he treasured the time spent with his loving family. He will be dearly missed by all.
Surviving are his loving wife, Christine; the kids, Austin Vogel, Abby Vogel; in-laws, Nancy (Keith) Loudy, Nancy Going; other relatives and many, many dear friends. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother-in-law, Michael Going.
Relatives and friends are welcome to join a viewing at the funeral home from 4-6pm on Wednesday, August 24, 2022. This will be followed by a service and a reception immediately thereafter.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the Oncology Team from St. Luke’s Medical Center for their loving and compassionate care.