Christopher James Denison, 63, of Castle Rock, CO, peacefully passed away on December 17, 2015, leaving behind a legacy of overwhelming kindness, love and generosity. Chris is survived by his wife, Linda Marie Denison, two daughters, Amanda Denison (fiancé Aaron Moriuchi) and Katie Tyrrell (husband Stewart Tyrrell), and four grandchildren, Trenton Ray Moriuchi, Holden Joseph Moriuchi, Weston James Tyrrell and Beckham Christopher Tyrrell. Chris was born on October 3, 1952 to Spencer and Marjorie Denison in Midland, Michigan. Michigan, Montana and Colorado were all home to Chris, and he touched lives everywhere he went. Chris will be remembered for his warm, welcoming spirit, his unending generosity and his fierce love for his family. The number of lives he positively impacted cannot be counted.
Chris's celebration of life will be held on Monday, January 11 at 11am at the Cherry Hills Chapel in Highlands Ranch, CO, at 3900 Grace Blvd, Highlands Ranch, CO 80126, with a reception immediately following.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to:
Cherry Hills Community Church
3900 Grace Blvd
Highlands Ranch, CO 8026
University of Colorado Oncology Center
You may direct memorial gifts to the CU Foundation, either online (
), by phone (303.541.1290), or by check payable to the CU Foundation (PO Box 17126, Denver, CO 80217-9155). Please indicate in notes or memo field Chris’s name to ensure the funds go to his doctor’s team.