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Christopher Wothe

June 20, 1967-June 28, 2010

Former Detroit Lakes resident Christopher P. Wothe, 43, of Lake Park, died Monday, June 28, 2010 at his home.

A mass of Christian burial is set for 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 1 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Detroit Lakes, with Monsignor Timothy McGee officiating.

Friends may call for one hour prior to services Thursday at the church. Interment will be in Holy Rosary Cemetery.

Christopher Paul Wothe, known as Chris, was born to Thomas and Cheri (Green) Wothe on June 20, 1967 in Detroit Lakes. He was raised and educated in Detroit Lakes and attended Detroit Lakes High School. He worked as a dry-waller for "The Finishers" and for Bergen's in Detroit Lakes prior to going to work for Tuffy's in Perham, where he was employed at the time of his death.

Chris enjoyed fishing, his cats, deer hunting, gardening and computer games.

Surviving Chris are his parents, Tom and Cheri Wothe of Detroit Lakes; a brother, Shawn (Randi) Wothe of South St. Paul; and a niece, Shareese Wothe of South St. Paul.

David-Donehower Funeral Home is serving the family. Memories may be shared online at