December 10, 1953 – Badgers Quay, NL
July 23, 2013 – Calgary, AB
Stella Christine Reimnitz beloved wife, mother, grandmother, daughter and sister passed away on Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at the age of 59 years.
Christine was born in Badgers Quay, NL and with her family she was able to en Add Mediajoy her younger years being raised within the community until 1963 at the age of ten the family relocated to Schefferville, QC. In 1981 Christine moved to Grande Cache, AB until the closure of the mines and in 1983 she was forced to relocate this time to Hinton, AB where she continued to raise her family. In 2003 she relocated once more this time to Calgary, AB to be closer to her now grown family.
Christine had a great love for her grandchildren, and was at her happiest while spending quality time with each of them. Christine would often be seen during the summer months sitting reading her book while enjoying what summer had to offer, she also had a love and passion for any beach and enjoyed sitting in the sun, especially in her younger years.
Christine battled cancer for almost four years, and not once complained or questioned why her. The legacy created by this incredibly strong woman and her zest for life will continue to grow and live on in those who had the privilege and ever lasting impact of knowing this courageous woman. Her memory will be cherished and shared for many generations to come.
Christine is survived by her three beautiful daughters, Caroline, Natalie and Stephanie; her siblings, Hubert, Ted, Earl, Marie, Bill and Jennifer; her parents Annie and George Knee; also left to mourn in her loss her grandchildren, Elliot, Laynie, Lucas and Lydia whom she loved dearly and was so very proud of each of them.
Christine was predeceased by her loving husband Maurice Reimnitz on February 17, 2012.
A Private family service was held on Monday, July 29, 2013 at Kings Court Church in Airdrie, AB. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Christine Reimnitz, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Airdrie Funeral Home, 300 TOWERLANE DRIVE, AIRDRIE, AB. Telephone: (403) 948 1100Print This Obituary & Condolences