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1960 Christopher 2022

Christopher S Strelau

December 29, 1960 — December 17, 2022

Bellingham, WA


Christopher Stanton Strelau, age 62, was born September 29, 1960 in Seattle, Washington to parents Stanton and Carolyn (Tarr) Strelau and passed away Saturday, December 17, 2022 in Bellingham, Washington.  Chris enjoyed good music and learned to play the guitar at an early age.  He also liked to participate in May sports, football, soccer, skiing and most of all martial arts.  He had a martial arts school in Bellingham for 30 years.  He will be greatly missed.

Chris was preceded in death by his parents; Stanton and Carolyn Strelau. 

He is survived by his wife Dianne Anastacia Gonzales Abiva; son Alexander (Chelsea) Strelau; daughter Hannah Strelau and his brother Todd Strelau.

A Graveside Service will be held Friday, April 21, 2023, 2:00 P.M. at Enterprise Cemetery, 7041 Vista Dr., Ferndale, Washington.

Donations can be made to Whatcom Hospice House, 2800-2806 Douglas Road, Bellingham, Washington.

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