Christina M. Bowskill 1922-2014

MINERAL RIDGE – Christina M. Bowskill, 91, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at Vista at the Ridge Care Center.

Christina was born April 5, 1922, in Glasgow, Scotland, to parents George and Christina Hunter.

Christina married Robert D. Bowskill in 1955.

Christina was a dedicated homemaker and actually drove a street car while she was in Scotland. She enjoyed making shortbread and was a member of Eastern Star.

Christina belonged to First Presbyterian Church in Mineral Ridge.

Survivors include her husband; son, John (Susanne) Murray of Lake Zurich, Ill.; brothers, Jim and George Hunter of Canada; two grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were her parents and daughter, Denise Lynn Bowskill.

Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Lane Family Funeral Homes, Mineral Ridge Chapel. A funeral service will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial contribution may be made in Christina’s name to First Presbyterian Church, Mineral Ridge.

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