Christopher Lee Vandervort

November 15, 2022

Christopher Lee Vandervort, 53, of Frankfort, died November 15, 2022 at Riverview Hospital in Noblesville, IN.  He was born on December 13, 1968 in Frankfort.  His parents were Brenda Jean (Evans) Snell and Terry Eugene Snell.

For the majority of his life, Chris lived in Frankfort and was a 1987 graduate of Westfield High School.  He was a self-employed entrepreneur.  Known to many as being a self-proclaimed hustler, he enjoyed having a good time, playing cards, fishing, and music; however, his greatest joy was spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

Visitation and Services

Per Chris’s wishes, no services are planned.  Clinton County Crematory and Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort are assisting the family with arrangements.

Survived by:

Surviving are his Parents: Brenda and Terry Snell of Frankfort; Daughters: Danielle Reneé Vandervort and Jordan Leigh Vandervort both of Frankfort; Brother: Tommy (Yvonne) Vandervort of Noblesville; Sisters: Julia (Walter) Turner of Russiaville and Sabra Snell of Frankfort; and Grandchildren: Brayden, Sophia, and Zander; along with several nieces, nephews and extended family and friends.  

Preceded by:

He was preceded in death by the mother of his daughters: Wendy Forbush.          


Leave your Condolences

10 Condolences for “Christopher Lee Vandervort”

  1. Yvonne D Vandervort November 16, 2022 at 6:28 pm

    Chris bub Rip we always had an amazing time the sneaky things you did, mostly having a good time. You playing with Simba for hours you will never be forgotten. I know you are with us in our hearts God needed you more I know. I have a guardian angel with me at all times even though it scares me but I know it’s you looking over all of us. We love you, we’ll miss you terribly, fly high buddy, I’ll see you again rest in peace, I love you.

  2. Gary Pierce November 16, 2022 at 7:04 pm

    So sorry to hear, hang in Jordan.

  3. Julia Turner November 17, 2022 at 8:35 am

    Loved my brother Chris, he will be missed dearly by myself and all his family.

  4. Stephanie Woods November 17, 2022 at 6:32 pm

    You will be missed

  5. Adam Kirby November 17, 2022 at 7:02 pm

    Brenda…my “ole” friend, I am very sorry for your loss. My thoughts are with you and your family during this time.

  6. Sabrina Wyant November 17, 2022 at 11:05 pm

    I’m truly sorry for everyone’s loss this takes a part of all of us with him he definitely went way to soon. I love you uncle Chris your beans will always remember you

  7. Kim November 18, 2022 at 9:31 am

    Sorry for your loss

  8. Bridget Gunn November 18, 2022 at 11:55 am

    So very sorry Brenda, I just lost my son Oct. 6th. They are not suppose to leave us first. If you need anything just call.

    Love Bridget

  9. Sabra Snell June 7, 2023 at 9:58 pm

    I’m absolutely lost without you bro. Miss you so so much.

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