YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Christopher Brian Cordero aka “Crazy Chris” was 34 years old; he was born March 5, 1987 in Youngstown and departed this life on Thursday, August 5, 2021, at St. Elizabeth Hospital.
His passion was making Real Life Music. He was an artist who will forever LIVE ON! His music was based on real life experiences. He was very talented, as a young boy he played soccer and football he loved football, he was a die hard 49ers fan. He was a very giving and loving person he loved to help people. During the pandemic he did nice things for the community where he volunteered to help give out food to everyone.
Chris attended The Rayen High School and Sharon High School.
He was a member of Gospel Temple Baptist Church as “A Child”, where he was baptized and was a junior usher.
Chris was the life of any party he loved to travel, party and celebrate life with his family and friends. If you know Chris you know how much he loved to laugh, joke and clown around he was a comedian, anywhere he went he put a smile on people’s faces. He was such a happy person that was full of so much life and positive energy. He was a devoted father who loved his children and loved spending time bonding with them as much as he could.
Chris leaves to cherish his memory his mother, Mary “Mama Lucy” Rosado Griffin; his father, Mark Hollinshead; his stepfather, Aaron Griffin, Sr.; his girlfriend, Breana Heard; his grandparents, David and Anna Perez and Charles and Louise Griffin; his siblings, Aaron Griffin, Jr., Shanice Griffin, Anthony Jackson, Angelique Anderson, LaToya Jefferson, Shawntera, Jasmine and Cameron Hollinshead; his Godmother, Elisa Sanchez Bernard; Godsisters, Jessica and Tasha and Godbrother, Michael. He also leaves his loving children, Christopher Cordero, Jr., C’Angelo Cordero, Camar Cordero, Christov Cordero, Christiona Cordero, Christian Cordero, Chrisette Cordero, Chase Cordero, Christailiz Cordero, Ci’Anna Cordero, Kiyan Marshall Cordero, Dakota Nadal Cordero, Kalise Cordero and Dior Cordero, along with many aunts and uncles, family, friends and close friends, Nemo, Bub, Tev, Pudge, Cheeze, Terrell, Ryan, Ray Wall, Ant Cush, Spence, Capo and so many more.
He was preceded in death by his best friend, Rickie Monroe; his uncles, Miguel Rosado, Gerald Marshall, Mike Hollinshead and Chris Hollinshead; his grandparents, Luciano Rosado, Walt and Brenda Hollinshead and great-grandparents, Carmen Cuevas Scacchetti and Ildefonso Cardona.
Family and friends may pay their respects to Chris on Friday, August 13, 2021 from 11:00 – 11:55 a.m. at New Beginnings Outreach Ministries Church, 2007 S. Schenley Avenue, Youngstown, where funeral services will begin at Noon.
Burial will take place at St. John Cemetery, Coitsville.
Even though the current mask regulations have been lifted, Chris’s family requests that all attending calling hours and funeral services are to where a facial covering and please keep social distancing.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the professional care of the Rossi & Santucci Funeral Home, 4221 Market Street, Boardman. Family and friends may visit www.rossisantuccifh.com to sign the guest book and send condolences to Chris’s family.
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A television tribute will air Thursday, August 12 at the following approximate times: 5:17 a.m. on WKBN, 8:39 a.m. on FOX, 5:21 p.m. on WYTV and 6:35 p.m. on MyYTV.