Christopher Bolt

Christopher Bolt, age 41, of Saline, Mich., formerly of Tecumseh, Mich., passed away June 20, 2024 at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor, Mich.

Chris was born May 10, 1983, in Ann Arbor, the son of Ken Limberg and Agnes (Teunessen) Bolt. He was a graduate of Tecumseh High School Class of 2001. He was also a graduate of Eastern Michigan University, with bachelors degrees in engineering and biology.

Chris was a passionate auto racing enthusiast, and devoted member of the Sports Car Club of America (SCCA). His enthusiasm for auto racing led him to become an active member of the Detroit and Northwest Ohio Region SCCA where he competed in auto racing. Chris showcased not only his skill behind the wheel, but also enjoyed his camaraderie with fellow drivers and other auto enthusiasts. He had a love of the outdoors from an early age which led him to join Boy Scouts of America and earn a double Eagle Scout.

Chris was previously employed with Roush Industries of Dearborn, Mich., retiring in 2020 to manage his investments and real estate holdings. He enjoyed traveling with his family throughout the United States, including many National Parks. Chris traveled to Europe with his family and had an opportunity to race and drive with his nephews at the track in Nurburgring, Germany. In addition to auto racing, he loved to spend time with friends and family, outdoor activities, and working on cars and home improvement projects.

Chris is survived by his mother, Agnes Bolt of Tecumseh; sister, Beverly (Matthew) Soave of Fowlerville, Mich.; brother, Walter (Dr. Marnie Grant) Bolt of Chelsea, Mich.; nieces and nephews, John, Joseph, Maria, Jacob, John, Rebecca, Joshua, Michael, and Gabrielle; and his loyal and faithful Golden Retriever, “Buddy”.

He was preceded in death by his father, Ken Limberg.

Funeral Mass took place Tuesday, June 25, at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Tecumseh with Rev. Fr. Daniel Wheeler officiating.

Visitation was held June 24 at Purse Martinez Funeral Home, Tecumseh.

Memorial contributions may be directed to American Diabetes Association.

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