FAIRFAX:     Christopher “Fer” Railsback, 30, died July 15, 2017 at his residence.

A Memorial Service will be held at 7 PM, Thursday, July 20, 2017 at Phillips Funeral Home Chapel, 212 E. 6th St. in Vinton with Pastor Bob Gaston officiating.

Friends may register at the funeral home from 4 PM until service time.   Private Committal Services will be held.

Christopher was born January 16, 1987 in Cedar Rapids to Steve and Ronda (Buchtela) Railsback.

He was employed as an installer at Carpets Plus in Cedar Rapids and loved to play pool.

He is survived by his fiancée, Jamie Freeman of Fairfax; his children, Jaylyn and Tristin Railsback of Fairfax; his mother, Ronda Buchtela of Vinton; his father, Steve Railsback of Palo; his brothers, Ryan Scott Buchtela of Vinton and Brandon Lewis Railsback of Vinton; and his sister, Cheyenne Railsback of Palo.

Condolences may be left at: www.phillipsfuneralhomes.com.