Hanna, R. Christie
R. Christie Hanna
Deceased: April 7, 2014
Lying in State: Thursday, April 10, 2014 9:30am until
Hanna, R. Christie, age 83, born October 29, 1930, was raised in Shorewood, Wisconsin and graduated from Marquette University and did graduate work at Loyola of Chicago. Chris was employed as a social worker for Milwaukee County and later Cook County. She spent many years working in the family real estate business, buying, renovating, and managing vintage buildings in the Lincoln Park area. Additionally, she was employed at Mid-North Financial Services, her husbandís Company. Active in cultural organizations, Chris served on the Boards of Chicago Opera Theater, Chicago Chamber Music Society, Lyric Opera Guild Board, and was a governing member of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Sustaining Fellow of the Art Institute, and Honorary Member of Chicago Youth Centerís Northern Board. Chris is survived by her devoted husband of 55 years, Al Hanna; three children; Brock (Janine), Jeff, and Berit and grandchildren Eric, Ryan, Cassidy and Andy.
Christie will be lying in state April 10th Thursday from 9:30 am until funeral Mass following at 11:00 am at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, 690 W Belmont Ave. Chicago, IL 60657
Interment following mass at Graceland Cemetery
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to: St. Roberts School Society Fund
C/o St. Roberts School, 2000 East Capitol Drive Shorewood, WI 53211
For info Lakeview Funeral Home 773-472-6300 or www.lakeviewfuneralhome.com
- April 10, 2014
Dearest Albert and Family:
My thoughts and prayers are with you and am mourning with you during this difficult time . My deepest condolences . Chris was a ray of sunshine with her positive spirit, I will miss her dearly. The world is a better place for having Christie Hanna in it . May dear Chris rest in peace.
- April 10, 2014
Al, Brock, Jeff and Berit,
My family and I were saddened to learn of your beloved Christieís transition. May your loving memories of Christie give you immeasurable joy, strengthen and sustain you during the coming days, weeks and years to come.
Please let me know if there is anything I can do for you and your family. May God bless and keep you today and always!
Much love to all of you.