Stanley T. Christopher
December 13, 2016
Stanley T. Christopher, Honesdale, died Dec. 13 at home after an illness. His wife of 52 years is the former Patricia Racht.
Born in Hollisterville, son of the late Stanley and Stella Walako Christopher, he was a member of the congregation of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Honesdale. Before retirement, he was employed by PPL as a linesman leader.
Stanley was a devoted family man. He loved gardening, watching NASCAR, making maple syrup and otherwise working outside. He was also a student of the Bible.
Also surviving are daughters, Laura Thomas, Honesdale; and Amy Christopher and her companion, Stephen Fritz, Honesdale; sons, David Christopher and his wife, Joann, Greentown; and Paul Christopher and his wife, Donna, Honesdale; sisters, Roseann Brink and her husband, Mike, Lakeville; and Marion Samson and her husband, Jerry, Lake Ariel; brothers, Edward Christopher and his fiancée, Alice Martin, Honesdale; John Christopher and his wife, Barbara, Ohio; and Robert Wargo and his wife, Vicki, Lakewood; grandchildren, Kayla, Justyna, Jessica, Adam, Tommy, Natalie, Anthony, Michael, Nicholas and Stephanie; a great-grandson, Logan; many nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by sons, Robert and Thomas Christopher.
A memorial talk will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. in Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 2756 Lake Ariel Highway, Honesdale, PA 18431. A luncheon will follow at the Gravity Inn, Waymart.
Private interment, Fairview Memorial Park, Elmhurst.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the James Wilson Funeral Home, Lake Ariel. To send the family an online condolence, visit www.jameswilsonfuneralhome.com.