Christine Mary Funk, 70, died July 11, 2019 at St. Paul Elder Care in Kaukauna.
Chris was born Sept. 20, 1948 in Stockbridge, daughter of the late Frank and Bertha (McHugh) Gerhartz.
Chris graduated from Stockbridge High in 1966. She worked at a nursing home for one year and then was hired at Tecumseh Products until retiring in 2006. Chris married Gene Funk from Sherwood on July 20, 1968, and they moved to Stockbridge in 1976 after their first son was born and their second son was due.
Chris is survived by her husband, Gene, and son Michael (Lisa); two grandchildren, Conner and Madison; two brothers, Edward (Dolly) and Glen (Diane); brothers-in-law Duane (Barb) and Gary (Bonnie). She is further survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends. The family would like to thank her close friend, Pat, and her niece, Kay, for all of their comfort in this trying time.
Chris was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Bertha; her young son, Steve; and seven brothers and sisters, Maxine, Jim, Jack, Mary, Sally, Pete, and Noreen.
Services were held Wednesday, July 17 at Wieting Family Funeral Home in Chilton.
The family would like to extend a sincere thank you to St. Paul Elder Services and the nurses who took care of Chris. Your compassion was remarkable and appreciated.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in the name of Christine Funk.