Christine A. Kapnick, age 98, of Maumee, formerly of Adrian, passed away, Monday, December 7, 2009 at Elizabeth Scott Community in Maumee, OH. She was born March 10, 1911, in Deshler, Ohio, to Henry and Emma (Rosebrook) Cohrs. On May 6, 1931, she married Arthur Kapnick and he preceded her in death in 1959.
Christine had been a member of St. Stephen Evangelical Lutheran Church in Adrian. While she resided in Maumee, she became a member of St. Timothy Lutheran Church. She enjoyed sewing and spending time with her family. She was loved and treasured by her family and many friends.
Christine is survived by two daughters, Jean (Jim) Frye of Cincinnati and Joanne Kapnick of Maumee; seven grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, two daughters, Judy Kapnick and Janice Clark, two sisters, one brother and one great-granddaughter, Caroline Harris.
Visitation for Christine will be held on Thursday, December 10, 2009, from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, at 2:00 p.m. at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian with Reverend Brian Keller officiating. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery.
The family wishes to thank the devoted nurses and staff at the Elizabeth Scott Community for their exceptional and loving care for Christine during her time with them. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Timothy Lutheran Church in Maumee, Ohio or to the Lenawee County Humane Society. Envelopes are available at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian.