Douglas C. Christian
Aug. 25, 1951 to April 13, 2019
Douglas C. Christian, 67, of Stockton, NY died unexpectedly at his residence on Saturday, April 13,2019.
He was born in Jamestown, N.Y., the son of the late Louis and Marilyn (Holm) Christian.
Doug was a 1969 graduate of Cassadaga High School. He worked as a correctional officer for the Chautauqua County Jail in Mayville, N.Y., retiring with over 30 years of service.
He was a former member of the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Jamestown and a very active member of the Vikings Lodge 65 of Chautauqua Lake.
Doug’s interests including riding and raising horses, daily drives anywhere he would just get in his car and cruise. He enjoyed attending sporting events especially his grandchildren’s, traveling to Maine to visit family and friends and was an avid fisherman.
Surviving are his two sons: Michael (Julie) Christian of Forestville, N.Y., and Timothy (Michelle) Christian of Silver Creek, N.Y.; five grandchildren, Skyler, Gavin, Madison, Alexavier and Anderson Christian; two brothers: David (Michelle) Christian of La Plata, Md., and Darrel (Sue) Christian of Jamestown, N.Y.
Family and friends may call at the Hole-Parker Funeral Chapel, 160 Central Ave. Silver Creek, on Saturday, April 27, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. A memorial service will immediately follow the visitation at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Michael Leamon officiating. Interment will be private.
The family suggests memorial contributions in Doug’s memory to the Stockton Volunteer Fire Station, 28 Main St., Stockton, NY 14784.
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