Christina Brown

Christina BrownChristina Lee Brown, 38, of Rushville died at 6:07 p.m. June 14, 2008, at her residence.

She was born Nov. 18, 1969 in Springfield, a daughter of Herbert and Shelia Moore Snodgrass. She married Joseph Brown on Aug. 11, 1990, in Springfield. He resides in Thayer.

Also surviving are her father of Chandlerville; her step mother, Janice Snodgrass of Springfield; one son, Tyler Joseph Brown of Thayer; one daughter, Allyson Christina Brown of Thayer; and one step brother, Matt (and Courtney) Bensko of Denver, Colo.

She was preceded in death by her mother and one step brother, Jeff Bensko.

She was a 1987 graduate of Sacred Heart High School in Springfield and was a receptionist at Southern Illinois School of Medicine in Springfield.

She was a member of Sugar Grove United Methodist Church.

Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Worthington Funeral Home in Rushville with Rev. Beth Nelson officiating. Inurnment will be held at a later date at Oak Hill Cemetery in Springfield.

Memorials may be made to her children’s education fund and left at the funeral home.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 6/18/2008