RALEIGH--John A. Christnacht, 93, died Saturday, July 2, 2016 at Duke Raleigh Hospital. A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date.
He was the son of the late Armand M. Christnacht and Florence McCoy Christnacht. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a wife, Lois Marion Abbink.
He was a WW II vet who served in the China, Burma, India theatre of operations. He was a member of Our Lady of The Rosary Parish in Louisburg where he was active in the choir.
Surviving: daughters, Laura Christnacht Cairns (Steve) of Louisburg and Joanne Richardson (Jim) of Evergreen, Colo.; sons, Peter A. Christnacht (Cindy) of Lakewood, Colo., Garrett Christnacht (Katheryn) of Highlands Ranch, Colo.; Stephen Christnacht of Yonkers N.Y.; Greg Christnacht of Kingston, N.Y.; and four grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory can be made to the building fund at Our Lady of the Rosary, 2227 NC 39, Louisburg, NC 27549.
Arrangements by Cremation Society of NC, Raleigh.