Jean Catherine Christie
Jean Catherine Christie of Mountain died on April 10, 2003 at Winchester District Memorial Hospital. She was 80.
She married Melvin Christie on Oct. 2, 1943 in the Hallville United Church. He died in 1980.
She was born in Reids Mills on March 16, 1923 to the late Richard Andrews and Mary (nee Clark).
She is survived by children Sharon Richardson (Gord), Gail Dow (Bryan), Richard Christie (Nancy), Clarke Christie (Carolyn) and Steven Christie (Brenda). She will be remembered by 11 grandchildren: Corrie Kelly (Gary), Brett Richardson (Ann); Victoria Dow, Melanie Richardson (Greg), Ken Dow and Holly Dow; Duncan Christie; Julie Christie; and Alexander, Simon and Brooke Christie. She will also be remembered by two great-grandsons: Owen Richardson and Riley Richardson.
Also surviving is brother Ross Andrews. She was predeceased by brothers Ritchie, Ray and Lester; and by sister Betty Hyland.
Mrs. Christie lived in Mountain for nearly 60 years. She was a lifetime member of the United Church Women at St. Andrew’s United Church, Hallville.
The funeral was held at St. Andrew’s United Church, Hallville on April 12, officiated by Rev. Blair Paterson. Interment was at South Gower Cemetery. Arrangements were entrusted to Byers Funeral Home in South Mountain.
Pallbearers were Brett Richardson, Gary Kelly, Ken Dow, Greg Richardson, Duncan Christie and Alexander Christie.