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Christina Marie Lang Edgar
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Birth: Jul. 21, 1923
Waukomis
Garfield County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Nov. 17, 2008
New Carlisle
St. Joseph County
Indiana, USA

South Bend Tribune
18 Nov 2008

Christina M. Edgar
July 27, 1923 - Nov. 17, 2008

NEW CARLISLE - Christina M Edgar, 85, formerly of South Bend and LeRoy, KS, passed away on Monday, Nov 17th, in Hamilton Grove. She is survived by husband, Alexander; children, Joan Elghettey of Bloomsbury, NJ, Charles William Edgar of Lawrenceville, NJ, and Alexander Edgar of Mishawaka; two sisters, Marcella Nicoletti of Kent, WA, and Velma Mahaffey of Raytown, MO; and a brother, Eugene Lang of LeRoy, KS. There will be no visitation as per Christina's wishes. Hahn Funeral Home, Mishawaka, is handling arrangements.

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South Bend Tribune
20 Nov 2008

Christina M. Edgar
July 21, 1923 - Nov. 17, 2008

Alexander Laird Edgar
Jan. 30, 1920 - Nov. 18, 2008

NEW CARLISLE - Christina M Edgar, 85, formerly of South Bend and LeRoy, Kansas, passed away in the early morning hours of Monday, November 17, 2008, in Hamilton Grove, New Carlisle, IN.

NEW CARLISLE- Alexander Laird Edgar, 88, formerly of South Bend and LeRoy, Kansas, passed away in the morning hours of Tuesday, November 18, 2008, in Hamilton Grove, New Carlisle, IN.

Christina was born on July 21, 1923, in Waukomis, OK, as the daughter of John and Anna (Litschke) Lang. She was preceded in death by her parents and by a sister, Loretta Yoho. Alex was born on January 30, 1920, in New York, NY, as the son of Charles and Mary (Laird) Edgar. He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Charles and John, and by his wife Christina, just by 33 hours. On November 16, 1943, in Topeka, KS, Alex and Christina were married. Surviving are their children, Joan (Mo) Elghettey of Bloomsbury, NJ, Charles William (Joanna) Edgar of Lawrenceville, NJ, and Alexander (Lori) Edgar of Mishawaka; seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; and Christina's sisters, Marcella (Phil) Nicoletti of Kent, WA, and Velma (Clarence) Mahaffey of Raytown, MO; and her brother, Eugene (Isabel) Lang of LeRoy, KS.
Christina and Alex were co-owners and operators of the Washington Golf Club, Washington, NJ. She was a member of Eastern Star in Washington, NJ. He was a veteran of the United States Army Air Corps during WW II. Alex and Christina loved to travel; Alex was an avid woodcarver. They moved to Michiana in October 1997, coming from LeRoy, Kansas.

There will be no visitation per Alex's and Christina's wishes. Hahn Funeral Home, 505 W. 8th Street, Mishawaka, is handling the arrangements. Donations may be made in memory of Alex and Christina to The Center for Hospice and Palliative Care, 111 Sunnybrook Court, South Bend, IN 46637.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Lang (1900 - 1975)
  Anna Sophie Litschke Lang (1895 - 1990)
 
 Spouse:
  Alexander Laird Edgar (1920 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Christina Marie Lang Edgar (1923 - 2008)
  Eugene Lee Lang (1926 - 2009)*
  Loretta Ann Lang Yoho (1933 - 2003)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Graceland Cemetery
Burlington
Coffey County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: Erick Wagner
Record added: Jan 04, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46314599
Christina Marie <i>Lang</i> Edgar
Added by: Erick Wagner
 
Christina Marie <i>Lang</i> Edgar
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Christina Marie <i>Lang</i> Edgar
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