Blanche Christman


In loving memory of Blanche Christman, who passed away June 26, 2022. Blanche was born on April 22, 1927, in Philadelphia, PA and moved to West Palm Beach, FL as a child. She married William S Christman on June 28, 1947. They made their home for their six children in Jenkintown, PA. She was very active in her church, Bethel Chapel, teaching the truths of God’s Word in children’s church, CEF, and Release time of the local school. After Bill's retirement, Blanche and Bill traveled our beautiful nation visiting family and friends in their RV, the “ark,” as they did volunteer work with Servants On Wheels Ever Ready (SOWER ministry), of which they were some of the founding members.

Beloved Mother of Diane (Bill) Shields, Lynn (Rob) Vaccaro, Dean (Kathleen) Christman, Kent (Cindi) Christman, and Brett Christman, and beloved Nona to Rebecca Tay, Joanna Shields, Ayla Christman, Giles Christman, Anna Vezina, Brian Vaccaro, Maria Tavani, Dave Christman, Ethan Christman, John Christman, Haylee Muller, Taylor Christman, and Josh Christman and 24 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Christman, her son Glenn Christman, her grandson Michael Shields.

A Memorial Service to celebrate the life of Blanche Christman will be held on July 16, 2022, at 10 a.m. at Quinn-Shalz Funeral Home. 3600 3rd St. S., Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250.

In lieu of flowers please consider a donation. To donate to Child Evangelism Fellowship (CEF), Or Servants On Wheels Ever Ready. To donate to SOWER ministry, please send a check to SOWER ministry with their names noted on the lower left-hand corner. SOWER ministry, 14771 County Road 424, Lindale, TX 75771-7825.

This fall the family plans to bury Blanche's ashes alongside her family in Bala Cynwyd, PA and have a reunion for family and friends. Please visit her online Tribute at