OBITUARY

Devon Jefferey Christmas

February 9, 1994February 27, 2018

Devon Jefferey Christmas, son of Deward and Roni Christmas was born to Michelle Christmas on February 9, 1994. Devon loved nature and reveled in a beautiful sunny day for one last time on February 27, 2018, doing one of the things he loved; enjoying kayaking on the Grand River. Devon found great happiness in nature, music, reading, animals, being on the water and spending time with his family and friends. He was always excited to learn new things and to share his knowledge with those around him. Devon was always smiling and his good nature and great sense of humor were appreciated by anyone that had the pleasure of knowing him. Devon had a soft spot in his heart for the homeless. He was greatly loved by his family. He left behind, to cherish his memory, his moms and dad, Grandma Lehman, aunts and uncles: Jamie and Russell, Tonya and Jesse, Shane and Rebecca, Steve and Sandy, Greg, Tina, his cousins: A.J., Ransom, Spencer, Jessie, Jack, Jagger, Shaelynn, Owen, Tanner, Tessa, Nate and Sara and their families, Christina, Holly (Josh) and his large extended family and friends. A visitation for Devon will be held Friday, March 16, 2018 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes, 205 E. Washington St., DeWitt, MI. Funeral services will take place on Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 11:00 AM at the funeral home with a visitation one hour prior. Interment to follow at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Bath, Michigan. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Devon's memory may be made to Friends of Lansing Regional Trails, 200 N. Foster Ave., Lansing, Michigan 48912; or to The City Rescue Mission of Lansing, 2216 S. Cedar St., Lansing, Michigan 48910. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.grdewitt.com for the Christmas family.

  • PALLBEARERS

  • A.J. Scott
  • Ransom Scott
  • Spencer Scott
  • Jack Sullivan
  • Cody Grider
  • Zack Grider
  • Tanner Lawson, Honorary
  • Owen Christmas, Honorary
  • Jagger Sullivan, Honorary
  • DONATIONS

  • Friends of Lansing Regional Trails
  • City Rescue Mission of Lansing

Services

  • Visitation Friday, March 16, 2018
  • Visitation Saturday, March 17, 2018
  • Funeral Service Saturday, March 17, 2018
REMEMBERING

Devon Jefferey Christmas

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Tosha Dezess

March 17, 2018

The first night I met you was at Tim Hortons and you were jamming to music. I thought it was quite funny actually.
You made me laugh every time I saw you, especially when you would go through the drive thru backwards and order an extra large English Toffee cappuccino with 6 shots of espresso to get you through your nights of snow plowing.

Alysia Macauley

March 16, 2018

I will always remember the day u told me that things will soon get better and I have a bright future ahead of me.... to always keep smiling and not to give up on my dreams

FROM THE FAMILY