Noel Christoff

April 5, 1947August 27, 2020

Noel Gerard Christoff age 73, of North Port, FL., formerly of Allendale, Michigan passed to his Heavenly Home on Thursday, August 27 of an unexpected medical issue. Born to Clinton John and Dorothy Jean (Lampkin) Christoff, survived by brother Wendell (Helen), former spouse Norma Jean, three children, Angela Gummadavelly(Nagesh), Erica Callander, his son Stuart and nephew Nathan. Noel was grandfather to three grandchildren. He was a Michigan State University graduate with degree in Landscape Architecture. Early in his career, he joined the family food manufacturing business C. J. Christoff & Sons later known as Litehouse Foods. He was a significant contributor to its early growth. A devoted Christian, Noel had a lifelong passion for cooking, travel and was known as a very talented artist, culinary chef, master gardener and creative landscaper. Noel’s influence and contributions to several ministries around the globe have provided worship and growth opportunities for God’s work for many in need. Noel’s love for our Lord and His creations were most important to him. He also deeply loved his surviving family and friends who will dearly miss him.

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Kathleen Tapley Dyer

August 30, 2020

So sorry to hear this. I’m so glad he made it to our class’s 70th birthday party. I’ve known him since 5 years old and he was part of my growing up in a neighborhood full of boys. We also shared a Prom date. He was full of fun and I remember his big smile.

Pat Muise

August 29, 2020

Noel was so full of life and so colourful a character, he was a joy to be with. Condolences to his family. Pat & Jim from Harbor Isles.

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