Christopher William Hillerman died Jan. 25, 2013, at the age of 51.
Mr. Hillerman was a resident of Coarsegold for 48 years.
He was born June 29, 1961, in Long Beach to Bill and Connie Hillerman.
Mr. Hillerman worked as an iron worker and cattle rancher for more than 35 years.
He enjoyed ranching with his family.
Mr. Hillerman is survived by wife of 29 years, Jamie; daughters Lacie Thomas and husband Jim, and Ellie Hillerman; his parents; brothers Cullen Mettlach and Cecil Hillerman; sisters Connie Graham and Cean Helzer; and many uncles, aunts, nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2 at Yosemite Lakes Community Church, 43840 Patrick Ave., Coarsegold.