Gene H. Christian of Downingtown
Gene H. Christian, 84, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 21, 2016, surrounded by his family.
He was the beloved husband of the late Carolyn Durant Christian, who passed away in 1995.
Gene proudly served his country in the United States Air Force. He received his master’s degree from the University of Michigan in 1956.
He was an elder and deacon at Central Presbyterian Church in Downingtown and was a member of Grace Covenant Church. He also served on the school board in Flint, Michigan.
Gene is survived by his four children, Catherine Bonner (Jeffrey) of Birmingham, AL, David D. Christian (Tracy) of Grand Rapids, MI, Thomas H. Christian (Hollie) of Downingtown and James A. Christian (Christine) of Vincent, OH. He is also survived by a sister, Joyce Blindauer of Madison, WI and 10 grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 am, Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at Grace Covenant Church, 444 Creamery Way, Exton.
Interment will be private with the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Eastern Pennsylvania, 100 N. 20th Street, Philadelphia, Pa 19103 or Grace Covenant Church at the above address.
Online condolences may be made at www.jamesterryfuneralhome.com.