Mr. Christopher James Gerard Pavelchik age 62 of Allensville, KY passed away Friday December 16, 2022 6:00 p.m. at the Veterans Hospital in Nashville, TN. The family has chosen cremation with full military honors at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery West in Hopkinsville, KY at a later date.
Chris was born July 2, 1960 in Sacramento, CA. He was the co-owner operator of the Dancing Dragon Tattoo in Oak Grove, KY since 1983 it is the oldest one in Kentucky. He was a graduate of Rancho Cordova High School. He was a U.S. Army veteran. Chris worked as a Military Security Contractor in Iraq for Edinburgh Risk and Management from 2004 to 2006. He is preceded in death by his parents Frederick Pavelchik and Mary Helen OConnor Pavelchik, his brother Ted Pavelchik.
He is survived by his wife Laura Kay Pavelchik of Allensville, KY, his son Ryan Gibney and his wife Rachel of Bowling Green, KY, his daughter Erin Gibney of Youngstown, OH, his brothers Terrance, Tom, Timothy, Craig and Danny Pavelchik all of Sacramento, CA and Mark Pavelchik of Idaho, his sister Marianne Di Martini of Sacramento, CA. 7 grandchildren.