Deputy U.S. Marshal Christopher D. Hill's obituary

Jesse H. Geigle Funeral Home

Deputy U.S. Marshal Christopher David Hill, 45, passed away tragically on Thursday, January 18, 2018, in Harrisburg.

Christopher was born April 1972 in Sacramento, California, to John David Hill and Katherine (Carroll) Hill.

Christopher served his country as a Ranger in the U.S. Army for three years and as a Deputy U.S. Marshal for 11 years.

Deputy U.S. Marshal Christopher Hill was fatally shot on Jan. 18, 2018, while serving an arrest warrant at a Harrisburg City home.

Chris was known for enjoying hunting and golfing with friends and family. More importantly, Chris was best known for his devotion to his loving family.

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Christopher is preceded in death by his mother, Katherine (Carroll) Hill. Surviving are his devoted wife, Sylvia Nicole (Lee) Hill; his loving son, Travis Hill; his loving daughter, Ashlynn Hill; his caring father, John David Hill; his caring brother, Joey Hill and his wife Michala of Florida; and his caring sister, Melinda Wagner of South Carolina.

In lieu of flowers, the Hill family kindly requests that donations be made in Christopher's name to The Tragedy Assistance Programs for Survivors, 3033 Wilson Blvd 3rd Floor Arlington, VA 22201 or online at

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Public memorial services for Deputy U.S. Marshal Christopher Hill will be held on Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 1 p.m. at the Giant Center in Hershey, 550 West Hersheypark Drive, Hershey, PA 17033. All are welcome to attend and commemorate the life of the fallen hero; Deputy U.S. Marshal Christopher Hill.

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