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2544 Biddle Ave.
Wyandotte, MI 48192
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Edward G. Christman

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Edward G. Christman Obituary
CHRISTMAN, EDWARD G.; age 92; of Southgate; September 19, 2013. Loving husband of the late Ivy P. Christman; father of Peter G. (Joyce R. Day) Christman; proud grandfather Grant Edward and Rafe Peter Christman. Edward was born in Lewisville, OH and raised in Woodsfield, OH, where he graduated Valedictorian of his High School Class. He served as a fighter pilot in World War II, completing 99 missions and honored with the Silver Star for his combat performance. He was a successful employee of Sharples Chemicals Incorporated, Mills Bakery, and since 1966 performed successfully as an outstanding Sales Executive for Stu Evans Lincoln Mercury and Southgate Lincoln Mercury. Edward further distinguished himself by being the most senior and active member of the Wyandotte American Legion and North Shore Club. Visitation Monday 4 to 9 p.m. Funeral, Tuesday 10:30 a.m. at the R.J. Nixon Funeral Home, Wyandotte. Burial Michigan Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that donations be made in Edward's name to the Air Warrior Courage Foundation, P.O. Box 877, Silver Springs, MD 20918,
or the First Presbyterian Church, 2250 Oak Street, Wyandotte, Michigan 48192.
Published in Heritage on Sept. 22, 2013
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