Karl Michael Crist, 65, of Seaford, died Thursday, Nov, 7, 2013, at the Delaware Hospice Center in Milford. He was born in Reading, Pa. Sept. 26, 1948, to the late Arthur Joseph and Erna Catherine Yung Crist.
He worked for PATS Aircraft as a receiving inspector at the Sussex County Airport in Georgetown. A member of Our Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic Church, Seaford, Mr. Crist was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War, discharged in 1969 with the rank of SP5 (T). In his free time he enjoyed hunting and doing outdoor activities.
He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Linda M. Neidert Crist of Seaford; a son and his wife, Kristopher and Natalie Crist of Manchester, Md.; a daughter and her husband, Amy and Michael Connor of Georgetown; a sister and her husband Joan and Louis Stafy of Pennsylvania; and five grandchildren.
Celebration of the Funeral Mass will be held Wednesday, Nov. 13, at 11 a.m., at Out Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic Church, 532 East Stein Highway, Seaford. Interment of his remains will be at a later date.
In lieu of flowers donations may be given to Delaware Hospice Center, 100 Patriots Way, Milford, DE 19963.
Arrangements by Cranston Funeral Home 300 Shipley St., Seaford.