Christine Hope Murray, 67, of Bellefontaine, passed away Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at her residence.
She was born on September 25, 1946 in Bellefontaine to the late Phillip Frances and Ruth Hilda (Bell) Lantz. Also preceding her in death was a son, Ronald Christian Murray; granddaughter, Alysha; great grandson, Coltin; and a sister, Cathleen A. German.
She is survived by her former husband, Ronald L. Murray of DeGraff, whom she married on July 19, 1968 in Zanesfield, Ohio by Rev. Furby. Also surviving are her children, Kimberlee Ruth (Brad) Fisher of DeGraff and Mary Elizabeth Murray-Jones of Bellefontaine; grandchildren, Elaine & Tylor Murray, Brittany & Jacob Fisher, Dalton (Danielle) Jones, and Dillion and Victoria Jones; great grandchildren, Jaxson, Corbin, Tressa, & Briella; a sister, Charlene Forsythe of Bellefontaine; and a nephew, Scott (Karin) German of Bellefontaine.
Christine worked as the transportation secretary for Super Foods for 25 years, as a receptionist at Madriver Internal Medicine and also as a bartender at the Eagles and the former Holiday Inn.
A 1964 graduate of Bellefontaine High School, she was a member of the West Liberty Presbyterian Church. She loved her popcorn, watching movies and most of all, spending time with her family.
Pastor Keith Landis officiates a 12:00 noon service Saturday, June 14, 2014 at the Eichholtz Funeral Home in Bellefontaine where friends may call two hours prior to the service. Burial will be in the Fairview Cemetery, Quincy.
Memorial contributions may be made to the West Liberty Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 518, West Liberty, Ohio 43357.
Condolences may be expressed at www.edsfh.com.