Originally created 09/13/98

Mr. Christain Baldowski



Mr. Christain Adolph Baldowski, 81, of 3584 Mike Padgett Highway, died Friday, Sept. 11, 1998, at the Medical College of Georgia.

The funeral will be at 4 p.m. today at Ascension Lutheran Church with the Rev. Paulwyn Boliek officiating. Burial will be in West View Cemetery.

Mr. Baldowski, a native of Augusta, had retired from the Richmond County Sign Shop. He was a farmer and a mechanic. He was a charter member of Ascension Lutheran Church, where he was a member of the adult Sunday school class and on the Church Council.

Survivors include his wife, Lillian E. Baldowski; three sons, Allen C. Baldowski and Carl F. Baldowski, both of Augusta, and Harrell P. Baldowski, Grovetown; two daughters, Christine Elaine Crawford and Eldeva Charlene Whittle, both of Branchville, S.C.; one brother, William F. Baldowski Sr., Augusta; and eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Pallbearers will be Robert Norman, William Readdy, Michael Blume, David Tatum, Randall R. Etterle and Edward Baldowski.

Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Ascension Lutheran Church Men.

Memorials may be made to Ascension Lutheran Church, 2860 Wells Drive, Augusta, GA 30906.

Elliott Sons Funeral Home, Lumpkin Road, is in charge of arrangements.