Obituary of Harry W. Christman
Harry W. "Skip" Christman, 73, of Schwenksville, PA passed away on Tuesday June 27, 2017.
He was born in Pottstown, PA on November 5, 1943.
Harry has been living in Schwenksville, Pa for the last 4 years, formerly of Norristown, PA where he had lived most of his life.
He was a graduate of Pottsgrove High School.
Harry worked as a letter carrier with Norristown Post Office for 44 years, serving Plymouth Valley and East Norriton areas.
He was also former President of NALC Union Norristown Branch 542.
After retiring he went to work with Spring Valley YMCA. He also owned and operated his own maintenance service company.
Harry was a member of the F. & A. M. Masonic Lodge # 620.
He was an avid Philadelphia Sports fan and he enjoyed listening to country music.
He played softball in the 70's in Norristown & Bridgeport.
Harry also volunteered and coached youth baseball including 1983 State Champion Connie Mack team from East Norriton. And he spearheaded several charitable contributions towards local Norristown churches and to MDA
Skip was known and loved by all who knew him.
Son of the late Harry A. & Catherine ( Lynch ) Christman
Survivors include his
Daughter: Kelly (& Adrian) Griffin Collegeville PA
Son: Stephen Christman Limerick PA
Son: Kevin (& Juliet ) Christman Limerick PA
Son: Andrew Christman Audubon PA
Sister: Mary Jane Raines WV
Sister: Jean ( & Luch ) Stifnell Harleysville PA
Brother: Terry Christman Elysburg PA
Also survived by 9 Grandchildren: Kelsey Griffin, Eryn Griffin, Emma Griffin, Kiera Griffin, Jarred Christman, Rachel Christman, Kayla Christman, Kevin Christman & Carly Christman.
Along with his parents he was preceded in death by 2 sisters Doris Heckman & Catherine Lee.
His Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 10:00 AM from the Moore, Snear & Ruggiero Funeral Home, 19 East Germantown Pike, East Norriton, PA 19401.
Friends may call on Saturday morning from 8:00 to 10:00 AM at the Funeral Home.
Interment will take place in Highland Memorial Park, Pottstown, PA.
Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to: Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 555 Croton Road, Suite 111, King of Prussia, Pa 19406.
300 Fayette Street
Conshohocken, PA 19428
Phone: (610) 828-0330
East Norriton Location
19 East Germantown Pike
East Norriton, PA 19401
Phone: (610) 277-1600
224 West Main Street
Trappe, Pa 19426
Phone: (610) 489-7900
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