Christine M Funk
Sept. 20, 1948 - July 11, 2019
Stockbridge, WI
Funeral Visitation:
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Wieting Family Funeral Home
411 W. Main St.
Chilton, WI 53014
Christine M Funk
Stockbridge, WI

Christine Mary Funk, age 70, died on July 11, 2019, at St. Paul’s Elder Care in Kaukauna. Chris was born September 20, 1948, in Stockbridge, daughter of the late Frank and Bertha (McHugh) Gerhartz. 

Chris graduated from Stockbridge High in 1966. Chris 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 younger son, Steve, and seven brothers and sisters: Maxine, Jim, Jack, Mary, Sally, Pete, and Noreen. 

A visitation has been set for 4:00pm until 7:00pm on Wednesday, July 17, 2019, at the Wieting Family Funeral Home in Chilton. The family invites everyone to join them for a meal and time of togetherness at the funeral home from 7:00pm until 8:00pm.

The family would like to extend a sincere thank you to St. Paul’s Elder Services and the nurses that 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.
So sorry to hear of Chris's passing.We had many of great conversations up in the lunch room at Tecumseh around the table. She was a wonderful friend

Carolyn Tackett a (Carolyn Tackett) - July 16, 2019

Oh Geno sending hugs and prayers to you and your family..

Eileen Dudash - July 14, 2019

Uncle Gene and Mike, I am so sorry to hear Aunt Chris passed away. I feel fortunate to have been able to spend time with her the past few years while I was home. Thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time.

Peggy Sarno (Niece) - July 14, 2019

I've known Chris forever and she was always the nicest lady to me and my family. It was so sad to hear she was sick. Again to hear of her passing. My condolences to Gene, Mike and family, and to the rest of friends & family. Prayers for comfort and peace.

Kathy Kuhn (Friend) - July 13, 2019

First time I met Chris was through Geno, we sat in the living and talked ,laughed,and just had a great time.The keeper as she would say-heaven is blessed to have you!

Nicole (Friend) - July 12, 2019

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