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“Carissa and family, Sorry we could not be there for y'all . Know y'all are in our hearts and prayers during this time . With love , the Scott Family ”
1 of 15 | Posted by: Brooke Scott - Colorado Springs, CO

“I am so sorry I could not be there. Know I am praying for y'all. I love you guys... Have peace and comfort know Christopher has his ultimate healing....Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: Lisa Mayer - Eldorado, AR

“Mike and Carissa, Larry and Tina, and the entire family and friends of Chris. I am so sorry for your loss but can't get over what an amazing spirit...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Katherine (Katt) Henry - Hammond, LA

“To Christopher's Family,I do not know you but I saw your son's picture and wanted to tell you I am praying for you. As a mother who also loss a child...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Janice White - New Orleans, LA

“Such an amazing young man, gone too soon. My heart goes out to you all. I love you guys. ”
5 of 15 | Posted by: Penny Reed - New Orleans, LA

“May God watch over your family Mike and keep you strong...From your co-worker at RepconMrs. Cynthia Bardell and fmly. ”
6 of 15 | Posted by: Cynthia Bardell - Reserve, LA

“Sorry for your great loss, may GOD'S loving kindness comfort and help you through this difficult time. Psalm 51:17 ”
7 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“I did not get the chance to meet Christopher personally but have followed his journey on Facebook. What an amazing young man he was and he just...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Michael Lena - Chalmette, LA

“Miss you. You were a great friend. ”
9 of 15 | Posted by: Jaiden Moran - PONCHATOULA, LA

“Mike & Carissa I am so very sorry for your loss. I will keep you and your family in my thoughts in prayers for peace and comfort. ”
10 of 15 | Posted by: Paul Cucinella - Madisonville, LA

“My deepest sympathies to the family. ”
11 of 15 | Posted by: Debbie Majoue Jones - Deland, FL

“Blessing over all of you, May the Lord be with you. ”
12 of 15 | Posted by: Eva Jacks - Ponchatoula, LA

“Christopher "the bearer of Christ". He lived up to his name. He was sweet and kind and good. He made the world around him sweeter. Heaven is his...Read More »
13 of 15 | Posted by: Aunt Gwen - Plattenville, LA

“He wasour first great-grandchild, loving and kind. We will never forget Christopher. ”
14 of 15 | Posted by: Noella Yhonn

“Mike, so sorry for you and your family's loss. ...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: Jeremy Wolfe - Livingston, LA


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Christopher Michael Cadman, age 13, died surrounded by beloved family, May 21, 2018, at his home in Hammond.

Christopher was born on November 11, 2004, in Chalmette, LA to parents Mike and Carissa Cadman. He was the older brother to Jase and Lola Cadman. Chris was an expert on animals, and loved to visit the aquarium, the zoo, the alligator farm, and anywhere he could learn more about animals. Even at a very young age, his family members would call him to ask him to identify animals. He was a wonderful artist with a sharp and fantastic sense of humor. He was a master at creating flip books and comic strips, and his awesomeness was unstoppable. He had a heart for others, and desired always to be with family and loved ones. He was a 7th grade student at Tangi Academy in Hammond.

Chris is preceded in death by his great-grandparents; Alfonso Meitin, Alberta Meitin Graf Lewis, Josephine Alfaro and Joseph G. Cadman, Jr.

He is survived by his parents, Michael Jr, and Carissa, his brother Jase and his sister Lola, his grandparents Larry and Tina Thonn, Michael Sr. and Robin Cadman, Linda Tzuanos, Chuck and Bridget Meitin, and His aunts and uncles, Trew and Haley Thonn, Lara and Billy George, Ashley Meitin and Emily Scribner, Misty Cadman Morales and Brock Cadman, and LeAnne George Daily. His great grandparents, Noella and Larry Thonn, Sr., Mimi Landry, and Linda Spiers Cadman and his first cousins Cora Cooper; Shawn, Leah, and Brian Morales; Ava, Trew Jr, and Robby Thonn; and Nollie and Lucy George. He is also survived by dozens of beloved extended family on both sides.

Visitation and Funeral services will take place at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home located at 2000 North Morrison Blvd, in Hammond, LA. Visitation will take place Friday, May 25, 2018 from 4pm-8pm. There will also be visitation Saturday, May 26, 2018 from 11am-1pm, with funeral services to follow. Interment will immediately follow at Sandhill Cemetery in Ponchatoula, Louisiana.

Flowers may be sent to McKneely Funeral Home. The family requests that guests share in this celebration of Chris's life by wearing something green to the services.

To view and sign the family guest book, please visit www.harrymckneely.com.