Chris served two tours of duty in Vietnam and was proud to have served his country. He enjoyed all sports and gardening.
He is survived by four children, Chris, Lindsay, Ashley and Brandy; six grandchildren; three sisters, Janice Fox, Ardith Snyder and Merry Ellen Hemphill, all of Wellington; and three generations of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and two brothers, William & David Hemphill.
Friends may call Monday, July 22, 2013 from 10:30 A.M. until time of Military funeral service at 11 A.M. in the Giffin Chapel of the Ohio Veterans Home, 3416 Columbus Avenue, Sandusky. Chaplain Paul Birmingham will officiate.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Ohio Veterans Home.