Christian Manuel Fornasier

Christian Manuel Fornasier, 41, of Hendersonville, NC passed away Saturday, January 29, 2022.


A native of Daytona Beach, FL, Christian was the son of Manuel Fornasier, Jr. and Debra Ann Rusler Vangen.


Survivors include his partner, Rachel Marsom; his mother, Debra Vangen and husband, Rev. Phillip Vangen; his father, Manuel Fornasier, Jr.; brother, Brandon Fornasier; nieces, Rebecca Snow, and Helena Fornasier; and several family members and friends.


Christian was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, James H. and Annette M. Rusler; paternal grandparents, Manuel A. and Guillermina Fornasier; paternal aunts, Maria E. Smith, and Elly Fornasier; and cousin, Christopher Fornasier.


Funeral services celebrating his life will be held 10:30AM Thursday, February 3, 2022 at the Pierce-Jefferson Funeral Services Kernersville Chapel with Rev. Elliott Lutz officiating. Interment will follow at Eastlawn Gardens of Memory in Kernersville, NC. The family will greet friends from 10:00AM to 10:30AM Thursday prior to the service at the funeral home.


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