In memory of
Christine Wilderness was born on October 2, 1940 in New Madrid, Missouri to the late Clarence and Mary Richard. Christine grew up in LaForge, Missouri on the farm with her parents and eight siblings. Christine met and married the love of her life, Alexander Wilderness Sr. on September 13, 1960. Christine and her husband, Alexander, moved to Gary, IN in 1961. To this union they birth two sons Alexander Jr. (late) Daniel and only daughter, Carolyn. Mother Christine Wilderness transferred out of this life to the only giver of life at the age of 75 on Wednesday, November 18, 2015 in Merrilville, IN. She leaves to cherish precious memories to her devoted husband Alexander Wilderness Sr., son Alexander Wilderness Jr., and only daughter Carolyn Jones all of Merrillville, IN. One sister Earnestine (Clarence) Butler of St Louis, MO, brother Ivory (Dorothy) Richard of St Louis, MO. A host of loving family including grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, church family and friends. Wake services 12:00 - 8:00pm family hours 6:00 - 8:00pm, Friday November 27, 2015 at Guy and Allen Funeral Home, 2959 W. 11th Ave., Gary IN. 46404. Funeral services, Saturday November 28, 2015, at Saints Home C.O.G.I.C., 833 E 21st Ave., Gary IN., at 11:30am. Interment Evergreen Cemetery.
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