Theresa F. Christie, 79, of Parker passed away at home surrounded by her loving family on August 20, 2020.
Theresa was born on the Indian Reservation in Devil Lakes North Dakota on August 27, 1940. She was the daughter of Markus J. Larson and Mary Anne Baker Larson.
Theresa met the love of her life Sherwell “Pete” Christie in Long Beach California while Pete was stationed there in the Navy. The couple married and together had three children Steve, Robin and Rita.
Theresa was a devoted member of the St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in West Sunbury.
Theresa was a true care giver at heart. She volunteered at Washington School as a librarian. She worked for many years in the area as a nurse’s aide. Her family will miss all the Christmas cookies she made and delivered to them as well as the many delicious baked treats she made throughout the year. She spent hours working on numerous items for her family, quilting, crocheting and always sewing treasured keepsakes for them. She was happiest with a house full of friends and family.
Loved ones left to cherish her memory are her husband Pete Christie of Parker; daughters Robin A. Christie of Parker, Rita J. Covert and her husband John of Boyers. Her grandchildren Daniel J. Staab Jr., Kristy Stewart, Justin Covert and Kayla Covert. Her great grandchildren Alexandra Stewart, Beau Stewart, Briele Covert and Noah Rowland. Theresa’s twin sister Ann Larzena of Seattle Washington also survives. Numerous loved ones in California and North Dakota also survive.
Theresa was welcomed into heaven by her parents and her son Steve Christie, 4 sisters and 5 brothers.
Funeral services will take place at the Larry E. McKinley Funeral Home, 109 Emlenton Street, Clintonville PA on Sunday, August 23, 2020 at 12:30. Visitation will take place after the funeral services from 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm. Father Adam Verona will be officiating from St. Alphonsus.
Burial will take place at Rosewood Cemetery.
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