Kenneth E. Crist
Mr. Kenneth E. Crist, age 70, of New Castle, DE, died on Friday, July 16, 2010, at Delaware Hospice Center in Milford.
Born in Wilmington on October 13, 1939, Mr. Crist was the son of the late Byron and Elizabeth (Eppler) Crist. He was a graduate of William Penn High School and proudly served his country for three years in the Delaware Air National Guard. He was also active in the Masonic order in New Castle.
Mr. Crist was devoted to his beloved family throughout his life. He enjoyed country music and dancing and took great pride in his Ranger pickup truck.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Crist was preceded in death by his brother, Carl Crist. He is survived by his sister, Dawn Kinze (Edgar) of Annapolis, MD; sister-in-law, Jane Crist; and nieces, Tammy Doneski, Beth Olney, Karen Fahey, Joanne Smith, and Lanie Kinze.
The family extends special thanks to his caretakers and friends, Diane Lafrance, Betty Caufield, Jack Dubusi, and his dear friend, Elaine Sullivan.
A memorial service will be held at 6:30 pm on Thursday, July 22, 2010, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, where visitation will begin at 5 pm.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Alzheimers Association, 240 N. James Street, Ste. 100-A, Wilmington, DE 19804; or Make-A-Wish Foundation, 3411 Silverside Road, Weldin Building, Ste. 104, Wilmington, DE 19810; or Delaware Hospice, 3515 Silverside Road, Wilmington, DE 19810.
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