Christopher Newns

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September 9, 1976 - October 12, 2020
Born in Scott Air Force Base, IL
Resided in St. Charles, MO

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Christopher Michael Newns of Saint Charles, MO, passed away suddenly at the age of 44 on Monday, October 12, 2020. Beloved son of Rose Newns and the late James Newns, Sr.; loving dad of Elliott Newns, Andrea Newns, and Alexandra Newns; dear brother of JoEllen Wollner, James (Sherri) Newns Jr., Elizabeth (Casey) Hoerchler, and the late Jina Winter. Preceded in death by his nephew, Zach Palesch and niece, Angela Broadway. Also survived by loving nephews, nieces, aunts, uncles, and friends.

Chris proudly and honorably served his country in the United States Navy. Always a people person, Chris loved his job at Ameristar where he had the opportunity to meet and interact with new people on a daily basis. In his free time, Chris loved playing disc golf, and cooking for his family and friends. He was also an avid sports fan, who enjoyed watching hockey, baseball, and  football. He will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.

Memorial contributions may be made in Chris's honor to the American Heart Association or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic Baue Funeral Homes does require all family members and guests to wear a mask while visiting our facilities. Social distancing is required, and guests should stay at least 6 feet apart. Thank you for your understanding.

Guestbook Entries

  1. Jennifer Kunz October 18, 2020 at 5:02 pm - Reply

    Chris you will be missed! I’m glad I got to know and work with you.
    Jennifer Kunz

  2. Carrie Schwalbe October 19, 2020 at 6:05 pm - Reply

    Will the service be streamed? If so, can someone please update the page or drop us the information? His out-of-state friends would really appreciate that.

    • John Oldani October 20, 2020 at 9:30 am - Reply

      Negative..Attend or miss out.Period.

  3. Teri Chavez October 19, 2020 at 6:17 pm - Reply

    candle 1Chris, your smile and laughter always brought light right at the end of my day when you’d take over my table, coming in with a parting joke for me and a cheery greeting to the guests.
    Keep shining your light for us!

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