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Christopher John Failla

June 12th, 1966 - August 13th, 2017

Christopher John Failla, 51, passed away August 13, 2017 at his home.  

He was born in Queens, New York, to his parents Phyllis and Salvatore Failla Jr.  He attended Del Amo Elementary School in Carson, and Leffingwell Elementary School, Granada Middle School, and graduated from La Serna High School in Whittier in 1984.  He was employed at WS Packaging for 25 years as an Order Engineer.

He belonged to the equestrian group, Fullerton Recreation Riders, where he enjoyed many hours of trail riding, competitions, and attending rodeos.  His second home was at V&H Stables where he loved spending his time with his chosen family along with his fur babies.  

He is survived by his five brothers, Sal (Sue, Jenna, Annie), Vincent (Russell), Carl (Cindy, Craig, Cory), Larry, Jeff (Alexandra, Spencer, Amanda), and his “boy” Ranger Danger.  Chris was predeceased by his father Salvatore A. Failla Jr., mother Phyllis A. Failla, and his “children” Who Knox and Rebel.  

In lieu of flowers please consider a memorial donation to the Fullerton Recreational Riders or your local animal shelter.  

RECEPTION FOLLOWING BURIAL

LA HABRA VETERANS MEMORIAL HALL

209 N. ORANGE STREET

LA HABRA, CA 90631 

Events & Services

Viewing

August 29, 2017 · 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

8221 College Ave., Whittier, CA 90605 ·

​College Avenue Church

Funeral Service

August 30, 2017 · 10:00 AM

8221 College Ave., Whittier, CA 90604 ·

​College Avenue Church

Interment

August 30, 2017 · Following Service

13926 La Mirada Blvd., La Mirada, CA 90638 ·

​Olive Lawn Memorial Park

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