Christopher M. Cole, 24, Allentown, died Sept. 10, 2008, as a result of a motorcycle accident in Maxatawny Township.Born in Allentown, he was a son of Donald P. Cole, Fleetwood; and Theresa L. (Lee) Cole, Allentown.
He was a 2001 graduate of Brandywine Heights High School, where he was active with the band.
He played with the Swing Fever Band of Reading and performed with local jazz and salsa bands in Bethlehem.
He was completing his senior year at Kutztown University.
Cole was a sergeant with Headquarters Troop 2nd Squadron 104th Cavalry (RSTA), PAARNG, Reading.
He is also survived by a sister, Lauren M., Fleetwood; maternal grandmother, Theresa W. Lee, Brockton; aunts, uncles and cousins.
Services were Sept. 16 at 11 a.m. in Trexler Funeral Home Inc., 1625 Highland St., Allentown.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Music Department Scholarship Fund, c/o Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA 19530.