Jean Carol Christman Jean Carol Christman

Jean Carol Christman, 84, of Macungie died Friday, August 19, 2016 in the Phoebe Home, Allentown. She was the beloved wife of Kenneth R. Christman. Born in Reading, she was the daughter of the late Samuel L. and Nellie M. (Croft) Eastburn. After graduation from Reading High School, Jean worked as a secretary for Joe Cam Auto Sales and then Consumer Credit Equipment Corporation both in Reading. She then took the position of supervisor of accounts payable with General Battery, Reading where she remained until her retirement in 1987 from Exide Battery to whom they had been sold. Jean enjoyed word puzzles, reading, dancing and traveling. She and Ken traveled throughout the United States and all over the world.

Survivors: Husband; sons, Clark D. Renninger and his wife Marilyn of Reading, Brad R. Renninger and his wife Rachael of Robesonia; step-daughter, Cathy J. Withers of Breinigsville; grandchildren, Justin Renninger of San Francisco, CA and Jaime wife of Michael Watson of Philadelphia. She was predeceased by her brother, Donald L. Eastburn.

Funeral Service 1:00PM Monday in the J.S. Burkholder Funeral Home, 16th & Hamilton Sts., Allentown. Call 12 to 1:00PM Monday in the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association of PA, 2595 Interstate Drive, Suite 100, Harrisburg, PA 17110.

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