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David C. Christ

December 27, 1945 — June 21, 2023

David C. Christ Jr., 77, of Allentown, PA passed away on Wednesday June 21, 2023, at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg Campus in Bethlehem, PA. He was born in Scranton, PA, the son of the late David C. Christ Sr. and Dorotha (Roche) Christ. David received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Lafayette College and Masters degree in social work from Marywood University. He was a social worker for Allentown State Hospital for over 25 years before retiring. David was a veteran of the US Army serving during the Vietnam War and became a military history buff. He loved nature, the outdoors, and all the wildlife and animals.

He will be lovingly remembered by his daughters; Dr. Meghan Christ, and Heather Christ and partner Dennis, fiance; Tanya Reckus, stepdaughter; Maria Petti and husband Garett, and grandchildren; Adrielle and Ailyn.

Graveside services will be held 11am Friday July 28th, 2023 at St. Catherines Cemetery in Moscow, Pa.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society 1818 Market St. Philadelphia, PA 19103, or the World Wildlife Fund 1250 Twenty-Fourth St. N.W. P.O. Box 97180 Washington DC 20090-7180

Graveside Service
Friday, July 28, 2023
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
St. Catherine Cemetery
Church St.
Moscow PA

Funeral HomeConnell Funeral Home, Inc.
245 East Broad St.
Bethlehem PA - 18018

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