Chris Wayne Temple

December 14, 1966 ~ November 14, 2020 (age 53)


Chris Wayne Temple, 53, of Van Wert, OH died 12:56 p.m. Saturday November 14, 2020 at Lutheran Hospital of Indiana.


He was born December 14, 1966 in Mercer Co., OH to Donald Dean Temple and Arlene Lee Bachman. His father is deceased and his mother survives in Van Wert.


Other survivors include: daughter Tarra Temple of Columbus, OH

                              daughter Kristi Temple of Columbus, OH

                              step-son Jeff Reid of Columbus, OH

                              7 grandchildren

                              brother Glenn Dunlap of Van Wert, OH

                              brother Rex Temple of Rockford, OH

                              brother Randy Joe Temple of Venedocia, OH

                              sister Rhonda Lee (Bill) Price of London, OH

                              sister Vicky (Donnie) Shattuck  of Geneva, NY

                              brother Terry Lee (Tammy) Temple of Venedocia, OH

                              sister Sherry (Matt) Bretz of Van Wert, OH

                              sister Regina (Chad) Brigner of Van Wert, OH

                              brother Robert (Alicia) Temple of Rockford, OH

                              numerous nieces and nephews


He was a graduate of Vantage Vocational School in Van Wert.


He worked as a grinder for Krendl Machine Co. in Delphos, OH.


Chris enjoyed NASCAR racing, especially Jeff Gordon. He was also a big fan of The OSU Buckeyes football team.


Private family services will be held.


Memorial contributions may be directed to his family.


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St. Marys, OH 45885

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