Celebrity Obituaries

Review this week's trending celebrity news stories

Christopher R. Birren

Share This Obituary

Make a Memorial Donation

Tributes.com partners with over 100 national charities. It's easy and secure.


Memories & Candles

“Dear Donna and family.I don't know if you remember me,but I lived with Bonnie yrs ago.And she happen to send a picture of herself with a horse. I...Read More »
1 of 21 | Posted by: Chris Parrella - IL

“Dear Donna and family,We were so very, very sad to hear about Chris. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers.Pat and Lynda Murphy ”
2 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“I always enjoyed spending time with my cousin Chris when we were kids. He was a year younger, but always seemed a bit older, calmer, wiser. His...Read More »
3 of 21 | Posted by: David Birren - Stoughton, WI

“Dear Birren Family, My deepest condolences to you all, and safe voyages to my fellow classmate at both Loyola Academy as well as Loyola Rome as he...Read More »
4 of 21 | Posted by: Tom Powell - Haleiwa, HI

“My deepest condolences to All of You...and may the WONDERFUL MEMORIES you all SHARED...bring some PEACE and COMFORT.WITH DEEP SYMPATHY,Gino Pisani ”
5 of 21 | Posted by: Gino Pisani - River Forest, IL

6 of 21 | Posted by: Robert McGuiness - Oakland, Ca, CA

“My deepest sympathies to the Birren Family. Chris was such a Dear man. Wishing you all peace.Carol Lo VerdeRome Center Classmate ”
7 of 21 | Posted by: Carol Lo Verde - Chicago, IL

“Donna and Family:I am so sorry to hear about your Dad/Husband. Always remember the good times, fun times. These will remain in your heart forever. No...Read More »
8 of 21 | Posted by: Jamie McAvoy - Prospect Heights, IL

“Chris was a great guy. Knew him in grade school and reconnected at Loyola in Rome. He will be missed.Claudia Forbes Parisi ”
9 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

10 of 21 | Posted by: Deacon Mike Zibrun

“To the Birren Family,We are so sorry to hear Chris lost the battle but hope you can find comfort in knowing how much he was loved. Surely he is now...Read More »
11 of 21 | Posted by: Patti Whalen - Wheeling, IL

“To the Birren Family, So sorry to hear about Chris. You are all in our thoughts and prayers at the saddened time.May God BlessBrian and Anna Jean...Read More »
12 of 21 | Posted by: Anna Jean Flanagan - River Forest, IL

“A wonderful classmate and friend, heaven is brighter upon his arrival. ”
13 of 21 | Posted by: - IL - friend

“Birren Family , we have Chris and the family in our hearts forever. ”
14 of 21 | Posted by: Harold & Sarah Beyne - Northbrook, IL

“I know you are in heaven with my son Christopher. We had a great time at the Rome Center. Thank you for being the best man at my wedding to Tony....Read More »
15 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“Rest in Peace Dear Chris- We love you ”
16 of 21 | Posted by: Marilyn & Paul Fedorchuk - IL

“Donna, Bob, Nick, BonnieThinking of you and wishing you comfort and peace. ”
17 of 21 | Posted by: Tom Hann - Tampa, FL

“May our Heavenly Father bring comfort to your grieving hearts and grant you peace during this difficult time. Psalms 29:11 ”
18 of 21 | Posted by: B. Musial - IL

“So sorry, Bonnie and Carole! You're in my thoughts and prayers! ”
19 of 21 | Posted by: Chris Sheppard - Culver, IN

“Donna, I am devastated for you and the boys. I loved Chris' dry sense of humor. Please accept my heartfelt condolences. ”
20 of 21 | Posted by: Patti Kussman - Myrtle Beach, SC

“Dear Donna please accept my deepest condolences for the loss of dear Christopher. May the God of all comfort be with you and the family during this...Read More »
21 of 21 | Posted by: David G Rich

Christopher was born on April 27, 1950 and passed away on Sunday, July 30, 2017.

Christopher was a resident of Illinois at the time of passing.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in his name to Journey Care Hospice 2050 Claire Court, Glenview, IL 60025.