December 20, 1963 - November 2, 2021
Christina “Chris” Westin, of Aurora, CO, passed away on November 2nd, 2021 from complications due to heart surgery. Her family and friends are deeply saddened by Chris’ passing. Chris was born on December 20th, 1963. She lived in Colorado most of her life. In previous years, Chris was a math teacher for Denver Public Schools. She loved teaching middle and high school aged kids. She was considered a “cool” teacher by many of her students. In 1990, Chris met the love of her life, Joy Fruin. They were fortunate to have more than 31 wonderful years together. Chris loved animals and nature. She volunteered with dog rescue groups for many years. Her favorite animal was the sloth. Chris was predeceased by her Mother, F. Carolyn Westin. Chris is survived by her Loving Wife, Joy Fruin. Also, survived by her Father and Bonus Mom, Charles “Chuck” and Carolyn Westin; Sisters: Carol Westin & Cindy Westin; Sister-in-law: Fay (Kevin) Fruin-Jameson; Brothers: Jason (Lori) Olson, Scott (Megan) Olson and Seth (Breanne) Olson; Nephews: Austin (Patricia) Workman, Alex Olson and Ben Olson; Nieces: Olivia Phillips, Samantha (Spencer) Workman, Bailey (Davis) DeLong and Tatum Connett. Extended Family Survivors are: Gina (Bill) Girardi-Ottens, Gia Ottens, Sharon Clifford, Gina Aning and multiple other family and friends that were mutually loved. We all miss her more than words can say. In lieu of flowers, Chris would be honored if you would make a donation in her memory to one (or more) of her favorite charities as follows: The Wild Animal Sanctuary in Keenesburg, CO MaxFund Inc in Denver, CO Ocean Conservancy Pacific Whale Foundation National Parks Conservation Association Or, any animal rescue organization of your choosing Chris did not want a service. The family is planning a Celebration of Life BBQ in her honor in the Summer of 2022.
Christina “Chris” Westin, of Aurora, CO, passed away on November 2nd, 2021 from complications due to heart surgery. Her family and friends are deeply saddened by Chris’ passing. Chris was born on December 20th, 1963. She... View Obituary & Service Information
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