George Christine

Obituary of George Henry Christine

George H. Christine 85 years of age, of Blairstown, NJ. died in Newton Medical Center, Newton, NJ. on August 30,2012. Born in Phillipsburg, NJ. to the late Charles and Lillie Mae Parr Christine, he has lived in Blairstown most of life. In his earlier years he worked for George Sappah Construction Co. and later was employed as the Blairstown Twp. custodian. An Army veteran of WWII he was a member of American Legion Givens-Belet Post 258 of Blairstown, a former member of Blairstown Ambulance Corps, Cub Scout Master of Blairstown Cub Pack 140 and was committee chairman of Boy Scout Troop 140. Survived by a daughter Anna Wescott of Effort,PA. Three sons Paul and his wife Wendy of Columbia,NJ., John of Blairstown and Richard and his wife Ann. Two grandchildren Krystal Kise and her husband Stuart of Blairstown, and Travis Christine of Columbia, also a great granddaughter Kinsley Kise. Two sisters, Alberta Schmidt of NY State and Sarah Rutt of PA. and many nieces and nephews. George was predeceased by his wife of 54 years, Betty, and his son George. Funeral services will be held 11 AM Wednesday September 5, 2012 at the Newbaker Funeral Home, 200 RT 94, Blairstown, NJ. Visitation on Tuesday 6-9 PM. Burial in the Belvidere Cemetery, Belvidere, NJ. Donations, in memory of George, may be made to either the Blairstown Ambulance Corps, P.O. Box 389, Blairstown,07825, the Blairstown Hose Co. #1, P.O. Box 239 Blairstown, 07825 or Compassionate Care Hospice, 350 Sparta Ave. Building B Suite 2 , Sparta, NJ. 07871

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Wednesday, September 5, 2012
Newbaker Funeral Home, Blairstown, NJ
200 Rt. 94
Blairstown, New Jersey, United States
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