Michael Krist, 94 of Media, PA, formerly of Cheltenham died Thursday January 10, 2013 in Riddle Memorial Hospital, Media, PA.|
Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Michael and the late Anna (Rausch) Krist.
He served during World War II in the US Army. He was a member of American Legion Post 0366 for over 40 years.
He retired in 1993 from the American Belt Company. Mike also retired in 1981 an executive for Sears and Roebuck Co. where he worked for 43 years.
He enjoyed woodworking, drawing , painting, gardening, playing cards and computer games.
Predeceased by his wife Mary (nee Schrocker) Krist; and his sisters Helen Snyder, Catherine Nehlig, Susan Krist and Anna Krist.
Survived by his daughter: Sr. Deborah Krist, OSF and his sons: Michael J.Krist and Robert J. Krist; 5 grandchildren Kevin, Allen, Kara, Alexander and Michael; 2 great-granddaughters Reagan and Devyn; sister-in-law, Sophie Tatar; and nieces and nephews.
Funeral Mass: Thursday 11 a.m. at Our Lady Of Perpetual Help Church, Amosland Road, Morton.
Visitation: Thursday 9-10:45 a.m. at Our Lady Of Perpetual Help Church,
Burial: Our Lady Of Grace Cemetery , Langhorne.
In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial donations be sent to Our Lady of Angels Regional School 2130 Franklin Ave. Morton, PA 19070
Arrangements: Kevin M. Lyons Funeral Service,610-583-4400
On line condolences www.lyonsfs.com
Published in Daily Times on Jan. 14, 2013