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Michael Lee Crist

June 28, 1949 ~ August 1, 2019 (age 70)


Michael Lee Crist


Michael Lee Crist, 70, of Imler, went to Heaven to be with his children Lorri and Judd on Thursday, August 1, 2019 at his home.

He was born on June 28, 1949, in Bedford; son of Leon and Annabelle (James) Crist.

On December 7, 1985, he married Judith (Lingenfelter) Crist.

He is preceded in death by his daughter, Lorri; son, Judd; and sister, Gaye Anne.

He is survived by his parents; wife, Judith; children, Angie; Jena (Jim); Janae (Brandyn); four grandchildren, Haley, Jacob, Hannah, Jalyn; brothers, Gary (Brenda) Crist; and Greg (Susie) Crist.

Mike enjoyed mowing, riding the four wheeler, hunting, yardwork, being outside, Steelers, Pirates, Fox News, and watching the deer in his yard. He was very special and will be deeply missed by his wife, Judy, and children, Angie, Jena, and Janae.

Friends and family will be received on Saturday, August 3, from 2 to 8 p.m. at the Saint Paul’s United Church of Christ in Imler. The funeral service will be held Sunday, August 4, at 3 p.m. with Pastor James Neatrour officiating at the Saint Paul’s United Church of Christ.

Interment will be at the Imler Valley Cemetery.

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Arrangements by the J. Edward Blackburn Funeral Home.


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August 3, 2019

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
St. Paul United Church of Christ

Funeral Service
August 4, 2019

3:00 PM
St. Paul United Church of Christ

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