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Howard Chase Christian
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Birth: Oct. 2, 1910
Fort Worth
Tarrant County
Texas, USA
Death: Dec. 16, 1996
Fort Worth
Tarrant County
Texas, USA

Howard Chase Christian, 86, a retired Army lieutenant colonel, died Monday in Fort Worth.

Funeral: 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Andrews Catholic Church. Burial: Greenwood Memorial Park. Rosary: 7 tonight at Greenwood Funeral Home.

Memorials: Music Department of St. Andrews Catholic Church, the Diabetes Foundation or the Organ Restoration Fund at University United Methodist Church.

Howard Chase Christian was born Oct. 2, 1910, in Fort Worth. He was a World War II veteran, communications officer and electrical engineer. He was a musician and played the violin and viola for the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra in the 1930s. He was former music director for St. Patrick Cathedral, director of the Col's Manchester Players - an opera group - and was a composer and member of the American Guild of Organists. He was a ham radio operator (KA5MCU) and was a member of St. Andrews Catholic Church.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 53 years, Dorothy Lee Love Christian.

Survivors: Son, Robert Howard Christian of Denver; daughters, Nancy Christian Holloman of Baltimore and Karen Christian Ario of Fort Worth; sister, Helen Chase Stancoff of Fort Worth; and grandchildren, Joseph F. Padian of Baltimore and Lyssa Erin Kolb and Jacob Paul Kolb, both of Fort Worth.

Greenwood Funeral Home
3100 White Settlement Road, 336-0584

Published in The Fort Worth Star-Telegram, December 18, 1996 
 
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 Parents:
  John Howard Christian (1887 - 1962)
  Sarah Edna Chase Christian (1893 - 1971)
 
 Spouse:
  Dorothy Lee Love Christian (1913 - 1991)*
 
 Sibling:
  Howard Chase Christian (1910 - 1996)
  Helen Chase Christian Stancoff (1927 - 2008)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Memorial Park and Mausoleum
Fort Worth
Tarrant County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Ron Manley
Record added: Dec 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62904493
Howard Chase Christian
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Howard Chase Christian
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