Christine A. Perkins
ASHTABULA, Christine Anne Perkins, 63 passed away on Tuesday, January 11, 2022, while a resident of Saybrook Landing.
The daughter of Blair B. and Joan (Post) Brininger, Christine was born on February 4, 1958, in Geneva, Ohio. A proud graduate of Harbor High School, she remained a life-long area resident.
Christine was employed as an STNA for many years. She enjoyed caring for the residents and treated them as her family. She forged many friendships with her co-workers and residents.
Christine had many hobbies and interests; She was a “crafty” lady, to say the least. She enjoyed knitting, pottery and ceramics, recently she took up Diamond Art, her creations were stunning, and she gifted them to her friends. These gifts are now treasures of the heart. When not working or crafting, Christine read; her favorite books were Science Fantasy Novels good overcoming evil makes for a great story. She enjoyed pets and her feline friend Ra was her companion while at Saybrook Landing and now he the resident’s cat; calming those who need him during difficult times.
Christine was known for her work ethic which she passed on to her children. Her greatest accomplishment was her family; her children, grandchildren and great granddaughter were her pride and joy. She loved their visits and would share their stories with her friends. Christine shared in their joys and uplifted them in their troubles.
Christine is survived by her beloved children, Robert Leonard, Larry Leonard, Jr. and Jennifer (Bryan) Nixon; precious grandchildren, David and Lillyanna Osborne; her treasured great-granddaughter, Rosabella Osborne; brother, Stephen Brininger; her constant feline companion Ra; loving nieces and nephews.
Christine was preceded in death by her siblings, Trudy Zeman and Blair Brininger, Jr; her parents, Blair and Joan Brininger.
Services will be announced at a later date.
Ducro Funeral Services and Crematory, 4524 Elm Avenue, Ashtabula, Ohio is assisting the family.www.ducro.com
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