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Chris Allen Kofahl

December 25, 1955 ~ January 1, 2021 (age 65)

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Chris Allen Kofahl, 65, of Newport, NC died on January 1, 2021 at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, NC.

Chris was born in Rochester, New York, on Christmas Day, 1955 to Henry Martin Kofahl and Wilma Kofahl-Dickinson. After graduating from high school, Chris proudly served in the United States Marine Corps. After his honorable discharge, Chris served the communities of Atlantic Beach and Morehead City as a Police Officer.  He was a member of the Disabled American Veterans, Paralyzed Veterans of America, the American Legion, Blue Knights International, and the Marine Corps League.

A gathering of friends will be held on Saturday, January 9, 2021 from 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM with a time for reflection and military honors beginning at 3:15 PM at Noe-Brooks Funeral Home in Morehead City, NC. Due to Covid-19, masks and social distancing will be required. For those unable to attend, we will begin live-streaming at 3:15pm on the Noe-Brooks Facebook Page or by clicking on this link:

Chris is survived by his wife, Robin Kofahl; his son, James Kofahl and his wife Couka; stepdaughter, Victoria Quinones; three grandchildren; as well as eight sisters, and four brothers.

Chris was predeceased by his parents; four brothers; a sister; and his stepson, Joseph Smith.

Condolences and life tributes may be sent to the family at

Arrangements by Noe-Brooks Funeral Home of Morehead City, NC.

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Gathering of Family and Friends
January 9, 2021

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Noe - Brooks Funeral Home and Crematory
201 Professional Cir
Morehead City, North Carolina 28557-4303

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