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Mr. Christopher Joseph Wathen II  Beloved Father, Son, Brother, Nephew. Cousin  and Air Force Veteran born on March 20, 1978 in Detroit, Michigan departed this life on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 in California at the age of 40. A Celebration Of Life will be held on Friday, July 6, 2018 at 11:00 AM at Greater Grace Temple Church 23500 W. Seven Mile Rd. Detroit, Michigan 48219 Bishop Charles H. Ellis III Pastor 313-543-6000.

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  • Sunday, July 01, 2018
    Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.
    ~ Ellis Funeral Home
  • Monday, July 02, 2018
    My prayers for the family. Love you Liz.
    ~ Starla Marshall
  • Thursday, July 05, 2018
    Wishing all of you peace and strength during this difficult time. I wish I had a magic wand and wonderful words to comfort you, but I keep going back to asking God to hold all of you close.
    ~ Kathy Thornhill   Saginaw, MI
  • Monday, July 02, 2018
    May God continuously hold your family together during this season. Trust God! From fellow Compassionate Friends, Bryant & Sherita Thomas
    ~ Bryant & Sherita Thomas   Canton, MI
  • Thursday, July 05, 2018
    I am honored and blessed to have known CJ. I hope that the Lord brings your family the much-needed peace during this sad time. May God give him eternal rest.
    ~ Tanisha Bronaugh   Detroit, MI
  • Thursday, July 05, 2018
    Mrs. Wathen (Grandma May) So sorry for the loss of your son! Sending lots of love, prayers and hugs to you and your family. Love Val, Brady and Caidin
    ~ Valerie Dutton   Saginaw, MI
  • Friday, July 06, 2018
    Mr & Mrs. Wathen- May the Lord's Hands of Compassion and Love and his guiding light from above shine down upon your family and give you supernatural strength during this time of grief. May you have comfort in knowing that friends share in prayers the home going of your dear son Brent and Jacqueline Collins
    ~ Jacqueline Collins   Saginaw, MI
  • Friday, July 06, 2018
    On behalf of my family Brother & Sister Wathen you have our condolences! We are praying with you and for you. CJ will definitely be missed but God makes no mistakes. Know that we love you and if you need anything please let us know.
    ~ LaMethia Champion   Detroit, MI
  • Thursday, August 02, 2018
    I was saddened to hear about Chris leaving this Earth. I loved working with him here. He was an absolute pleasure. We taught each other a lot. He was a blessing and please tell him s son Ms. Sunshine gives him love and condolences.
    ~ Sunshine Toney   Oceanside, CA
  • Wednesday, October 31, 2018
    My deepest condolences to your family at this difficult time. May you find comfort and peace in knowing that your loved one is in God's memory. (Psalms 116:15)
    ~ C. Green   Jackson, MS