Christie Sr., William D., Saginaw Township, Michigan

Loving father and grandfather passed away Monday, February 1, 2010 at Covenant HealthCare-Cooper. Age 87 years. Son of the late Gustin and Nellie (Tiktrant) Christie, William was born on February 25, 1922 in Saginaw, Michigan. Bill was a Chief Inspector of Operations for Saginaw Steering Gear until his retirement in 1987. Bill married Donna Lamb on February 12, 1947. She predeceased him on November 9, 2005. Bill served in the United States Army during WWII. He was a member of V.F.W. Post #439. Surviving are five children, Gregory (Donna) Christie, Pensacola, Forida; Deborah Lesher, Saginaw; Michele (John) Christie, Saginaw; William (Jennifer) Christie, Jr, Indianapolis, Indiana and Tamara Maul, Saginaw; six grandchildren, Mark, Stacy, Scott, Jason, Ashton, Dontae; very special friend, Bonnie Grifford. Bill will be greatly missed by his family and by many life long friends. Honoring Mr. Christie’s wishes cremation has taken place. Private interment of his cremains will take place at a later date in St. Andrew Cemetery. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road.