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In Memory of

Ethan Lee Church

December 25, 1990 - June 13, 2017

Obituary


Connelly Springs- Ethan Lee Church, 26, of Connelly Springs, passed away on June 13, 2017 at his home with his family due to heart transplant complications.
He was born on December 25, 1990 to Donna Icard Church and the late Curtis Church in Catawba County.
Ethan made his career in the restaurant business working as a cook at Café Gouda. He was funny, talented, and kind hearted. Ethan loved drawing, music, and most of all spending time with his wife and son.
In his memory and in honor of Ethan's heart donor, the family...

Connelly Springs- Ethan Lee Church, 26, of Connelly Springs, passed away on June 13, 2017 at his home with his family due to heart transplant complications.
He was born on December 25, 1990 to Donna Icard Church and the late Curtis Church in Catawba County.
Ethan made his career in the restaurant business working as a cook at Café Gouda. He was funny, talented, and kind hearted. Ethan loved drawing, music, and most of all spending time with his wife and son.
In his memory and in honor of Ethan's heart donor, the family requests that everyone consider becoming an organ donor if you are not one already. The family would like to thank Ethan's transplant team at CMC Charlotte for the exceptional care over the last 10 years.
Along with his father, Ethan is preceded in death by his daughter, Gemma Rose Church and grandfather, Kenneth Icard.
Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Logan Marie Church and son, Gage of the home, mother, Donna Icard Church and step-father, David "Squirrel" Mull of Hickory, grandmother; Edith Icard of Hickory, grandparents; Harry and Velvia Clark of Taylorsville, Mother and Father-in-law; John and Teresa Watlington, and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Hickory Funeral Home. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 2:00 to 3:45 p.m. at Hickory Funeral Home. Reverend Earnest Richards will be officiating the services.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The American Heart Association, 7272 Greenville Ave. Dallas, TX 75231 or Levine Children's Hospital, P.O. Box 32861 Charlotte, NC 28232.
Online condolences may be left at www.hickoryfh.com
Hickory Funeral Home is serving the Church family.