Obit: Christian "Chris" Mathison

Staff Writer
Devils Lake Journal

Christian “Chris” Mathison, 76, former Devils Lake City Police Chief, passed away on Thursday evening, October 11, 2012 at his home in the loving care of his family and Mercy Hospice.  

Mass of Christian Burial for Chris will be on Tuesday, October 16,  at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Devils Lake.  Fr. C.F. Wilhelm will celebrate the Mass and burial will be in St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery. 

Military Honors will be accorded by the Neathery-Simensen Post 756, Devils Lake Veterans of Foreign Wars and the North Dakota Military Funeral Honors Team. Visitation will be held at the Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake on Monday from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. with a Rosary and scripture service at 7 p.m. with  the Knights of Columbus leading the Rosary.  Visitation on Tuesday will be at the church one hour prior to the funeral Mass.

Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake, is in charge of arrangements.