Christopher M. Powers, 68, of Lenox Road, Geneva, passed away unexpectedly Monday, February 4, 2019 in Geneva General Hospital.
There were no prior calling hours. A Mass of Christian Burial was held Feb.16 in St. Stephen’s Church. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery.
Memorial contributions, in his memory, may be made to the Nester Hose Co. of the Geneva Fire Department, 207 Genesee St., Geneva, NY 14456.
Chris was born in Geneva and was a resident most of his life except when he lived in Penn Yan for 20 years. He was the son of the late Stanley and Mary Nolan Powers. He was a graduate of DeSales High School, Class of 1968. Chris was retired from NYSEG and was a member of the Quarter Century Club. He was a 51-year member of the Nester Hose Co. of the Geneva Fire Department and of Our Lady of Peace Parish.
He is survived by his daughter, Stacy (Patrick) Doyle of Walnutport, Pa.; his brothers, Kevin J. Powers of Geneva, Daniel (Barbara) Powers of Hall, and Michael (Nancy) Powers of Palm Coast, Fla.; three grandchildren, Maggie, Colin and Jared; and several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his brother, Stephen.