Norman E. Chriest, Sr.
December 17, 1936 - March 19, 2020
Norman E. Chriest, Sr., age 83 of Hale, formerly of Flint, passed away peacefully on March 19, 2020 at Ascension St. Mary’s Hospital in Saginaw, Michigan.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 30 years, Margaret. Loving son; Ed (Angie) Chriest of Jacksonville, FL. Adored grandchildren; Lauren N. Chriest and Lindsey H. Hallet.
Mr. Chriest was born on December 17, 1936 in Flint, Michigan to the late Edward and Eva (Erskine) Chriest. He graduated from Bendle High School in 1954 and then served our country with the United States Army. He retired from General Motors where he was known for his gentle and effective approach toward working with others. Norman was a member of Duck’s Unlimited and enjoyed hunting, fishing, time spent on Sage Lake, snowmobiling, bowling and cherished time with family and friends.
A private entombment service will be held at Oakwood Memorial Mausoleum in Saginaw, Michigan.
Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Norman to the American Cancer Society (www.cancer.org).
Oakwood Memorial Mausoleum