Vail Daily obituary: Crist S. Rivera, 1961-2011 |

Vail Daily obituary: Crist S. Rivera, 1961-2011

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Vail, CO Colorado
Crist S. Rivera

Crist S. Rivera, of Rifle, passed away Wednesday at St. Mary’s Hospital.

Crist was born Dec. 14, 1961 in Glenwood Springs.

The son of Isidoro and Flora Rivera, Crist is survived by his daughter, Michele Rivera; grandchildren Tatum Decan and Xander Decan; his son Christopher Rivera Jr.; brothers, sisters, nephews and nieces Lonnie and Isidoro Rivera, Joe, Joe Jr., Justin and Jessica Rivera, Andrita, Becky, Levi, Isibella and Adrain, Carlos Rivera, Jane, William, Isidora and Max Marcelino, Kathy and Lexi Rivera, Rayman and Rayman Jr. Rivera.

Crist enjoyed being outdoors fishing and hunting.

“Brother rest in peace till we meet again. We love you, brother.”

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The Longevity Project is an annual campaign to help educate readers about what it takes to live a long, fulfilling life in our valley. This year Kevin shares his story of hope and celebration of life with his presentation Cracked, Not Broken as we explore the critical and relevant topic of mental health.

Mass will be Monday at St. Mary’s in Eagle. Burial will follow in Gypsum.

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