Obituaries

Donald “Don” B. Christopher, 92, of Avon, IL passed away at 2:15 PM on July 11, 2018 at the Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy, IL.

 

He was born September 5, 1925 in Grand Rapids, MI to Leonard and Marion (Cook) Christopher. He married Gloria Miller on December 28, 1995 in Memphis, TN; she survives.

 

Also surviving is one son, Paul (Debbie) Christopher of Memphis, TN; two grandchildren, Michael and Brian Christopher; two great-grandchildren; and one brother, William Christopher of Rochester, NY.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers.

 

Don bravely served his county in the 8th Army-Air Corp in England during WWII. He retired from International Harvester after 34 years of service. He was a member of the Bushnell Rotary Club, Macomb University Baptist Church, and Avon Rescue Squad.

 

Cremation rites have been accorded. Services will be announced at a later date. Martin-Hollis Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

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