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Obituary for Chris A. Bird

Chris A. Bird Chris A. Bird, 53, of Caledonia, Minn., passed away Monday, April 3, 2017. He was born December 22, 1963, in Minneapolis, Minn., to Ronald and Ruth Ann (Mickelson) Bird. Chris married Jody Meyer on August 23, 1986, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Caledonia. Survivors include his wife, Jody; sons, Andrew (Darcy), A.J., and Tanner; mother, Ruth Ann Bird; father-in-law, Merlin Meyer; brother, Craig Bird; brother-in-law, Bruce (Shelley) Meyer; and aunts, uncles, cousins, and many friends. Chris was preceded in death by his father, Ron Bird; and his mother-in-law, Luella Meyer. Memorial services will be held at 7 p.m., Monday, April 10, 2017, at Jandt-Fredrickson Funeral Home, Caledonia Chapel, 518 W. Main St., Caledonia. Rev. Steven E. Meyer will officiate. Private burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery at a later date. A visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the time of service Monday at the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent at The family respectfully requests no flowers be given please.