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Kathryn R. Christian

March 20, 1929 April 24, 2019
Kathryn R. Christian
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Kathryn R. Christian, 90, formerly of Ligonier (Waterford), died Wednesday, April 24, 2019 in Dayton, OH.

She was born March 20, 1929 in Czechoslovakia, a daughter of the late John and Susan Rady Romanchik.

Kathryn was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Ligonier.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Daniel W. Christian, Sr. in 2006, a son, Barry Christian, a daughter, Diane Shimer, and a brother, John Romanchik, Jr.

She is survived by two children: Carolyn J. Christian and Daniel W. Christian, Jr., both of Dayton, OH, four grandchildren: Susie Hawkins, Natalie Hulsey, Tracy Christian, and John Shimer, six great grandchildren: Ava and Cash Hawkins, Gabby and Avery Hulsey, and Jacob and Bradley Shimer, four sisters: Annie Horchak of Hannastown, Helen Sweeney of Homer City, Mary Stitler of Smicksburg, and Eva Yancy of Graceton, and a daughter-in-law, Malia Christian.

Friends will be received Monday from 2-4 and 6-8PM at the J. Paul McCracken Funeral Chapel, Inc., 144 East Main Street, Ligonier. A funeral mass will be held Tuesday at 10:00AM at Holy Trinity Catholic Church with Rev. Anthony J. Carbone as celebrant.

Interment will follow in William Penn Memorial, Pittsburgh.

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