OSCEOLA – Christian Nathaniel Guffey, 19, Elkhart, passed away June 20, 2014, in Centre, Ala.
He was born Dec. 25, 1994, in Elkhart, to Richard R. and Judith K. Phillips Guffey.
He graduated from Elkhart Central High School in 2013. His hobbies included anything science related, but especially astronomy. He was a loving son, grandson and brother and will be missed by all.
Surviving are his father, Richard Guffey Jr., Elkhart; his stepmother, Julie D. Ashcraft, Elkhart; three grandmothers, Maryland Herald and Rose Willis, both of Elkhart, and Karen Guffey, Warsaw; three brothers: David S. Guffey, Utah; Sean A. Guffey, South Bend; Christopher N. Guffey, Saugatuck, Mich.; a sister, Crystal N. Guffey, Goshen; two stepbrothers, Joshua D. and Jacob A. Walter, both of Elkhart; a stepsister, Amber D. Walter, Indianapolis; and a niece, Lauren K. Hollowell. He was preceded in death by his mother, Judith K. Phillips Guffey; and a grandfather, Richard R. Guffey Sr.
A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Chapel Hill Funeral Home, 10776 McKinley Highway, Osceola. Burial will be at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.
Calling is from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be sent via chapelhillmemorial.com