LANCASTER: Robin Christopher, 51, passed away December 8, 2012 at his home after a long courageous battle with cancer.
He was born July 15, 1961 in Circleville the son of Earl and Corina (Kneece) Christopher. He was a 1979 graduate of Amanda Clearcreek High School and an employee of Haydocy Automotive in Columbus for more than 20 years. Due to his commitment to the company and the customers, Robin was named 2012 employee of the year. Robin had been employed by a number of area dealership since high school, he loved music, football, was a long time fan of the Chicago Bears. He also loved to golf and was a member of Upper Landsdowne Golf Club in Ashville and active member of Fairview United Methodist Church in Stoutsville and was active in the cancer support group, Circle of Hope.
Robin is survived by his wife, Michelle; daughter, Ashley (Kyle) Weaver; parents, Earl and Corina Christopher; brother, Eric (Teresa) Christopher; mother and father-in-law, Ada and Jack Bradney; sisters-in-law, Teresa (Larry) Bond and Beth (David) Bell; nieces and nephews, Samantha and Jason Christopher, Michael and Patrick Bond and Zach and Jenna Daugherty; and numerous friends who will mourn his passing. Robin will be greatly missed.
Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at the Wellman Funeral Home, Circleville with Pastor Keith Deel officiating. Burial will be in Amanda Twp. Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 - 8 p.m. Tuesday.
Family requests memorial contribution to Fairview U. M. Church, 9015 Oakland Stoutsville Rd., Stoutsville, OH 43154 and wishes to give special thanks to Pickering House and Fairhope Hospice for the excellent care.