Chris Jasper Montoya, 53, resident of Rawlins passed away on November 5th, 2021. He was born August 19, 1968 in Rawlins, Wyoming to Nancy Montoya. Chris had two children; son Dante Sebastian Sellars (Stormie); Daughter, Zandra Rose Houston; granddaughter, Willow Raign Sellars; and special niece’s Elaine, Elisha, Lorena, Shaliah, Yvette, Amy Jo and Alexis. Chris enjoyed spending time with friends, telling jokes and helping family and anyone who needed a hand. He was a beloved member of a “tribe” of first cousins that number 47 and was especially known for his beautiful smile and genuine kindness. Chris is survived by his siblings; Annette Montoya (Chet), Shirine Nealy (Jeff), Lee Montoya, Joe Calderon, Rita Wallace; godmother Shirley Johanson, father, Ben Martinez and his extended family. Chris was preceded in death by his mother, Nancy Martinez. Chris will be deeply missed by all his family and affectionately remembered by all his numerous friends. A memorial service will be Saturday, November 20, 2021 at St. Josephs’s Catholic Church in Rawlins.
Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Bustard & Jacoby Funeral Home, 600 CY Avenue, Casper, WY 82601.