Birth: Monday, July 13, 1959 in Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland
Residence: Lusby, Maryland
Death: Saturday, October 07, 2017 at the age of 58
Laid to Rest: Thursday, October 19, 2017 in the Washington National Cemetery, Suitland, Maryland
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Christopher Gatton, 58, of Lusby, MD passed away on October 7, 2017 at his residence surrounded by his loving family and friends. Born July 13, 1959 at Andrews Air Force Base, MD he was the son of Margaret Janet (Harris) Gatton and the late Frank Starr Gatton.
Christopher graduated from Chopticon High School in 1977 and served in the U.S. Army. He was a Truck Driver for UPS where he met his lovely wife Tammy Lisa whom he married on July 1, 1995 in Lusby, MD. Christopher enjoyed football, playing Poker, and was a member of the Mechanicsville Moose Lodge #495. Christopher moved to Calvert County in 1993.
Christopher is survived by his son, Christopher Lee Gatton of Rockville, IN; his wife, Tammy Lisa Gatton; his mother, Margaret Janet (Harris) Gatton of Hollywood, MD; his siblings, Marvin Gatton of Lusby, MD, Janet Norton (Henry) of White Plains, MD, and Frank Gatton (Gene) of Lusby, MD. He was preceded in death by his father, Frank S. Gatton; and his siblings Michael Gatton and J.P. Gatton.
Family will receive friends on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. with a Memorial Service to follow at 7:00 p.m. at Rausch Funeral Home, P.A., 20 American Lane, Lusby, MD 20657. Inurnment will be on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Washington National Cemetery, 4101 Suitland Road, Suitland, MD 20746. Memorial contributions may be made to Calvert Hospice, P.O. Box 838, Prince Frederick, MD 20678. Arrangements by Rausch Funeral Home.