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Christine L. Peterson

February 22, 1933 - December 1, 2019


Chemung, New York

Date of Death:

December 1, 2019



Birth Date:

February 22, 1933

Birth Place:

Elkton, Kentucky

Service Information:

Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 11:30 at Valley Baptist Church, 221 N. Elmer, Ave. Sayre, Pennsylvania



Chemung Cemetery, Chemung, New York

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Christine L. Peterson

Christine L. Peterson, 86, of Chemung passed away on Sunday, December 1, 2019 at the Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre, PA.  She has returned to the embrace and presence of her savior and to be joined again with her husband, Clair, who predeceased her.

She was predeceased by her parents, Vitus and Lola Bell Craig Powell; and her loving husband, Clair Peterson.

Christine was the beloved mother to three children, Edward (Ellen) of Watkins Glen, Donna (Pete) Gliha of Horseheads and Ronda (Don) Loomis of Horseheads; grandmother to Robert, Adrienne, David, Elizabeth, Tam-Lin, Perry and Nate; great grandmother to Colton, Samara and Lucas; daughter-in-law, Noi Peterson; she also leaves behind many close friends, having lived in Chemung, NY for over 60 years.

Christine was a wonderful cook who would cook for her family dinners and the church.  She enjoyed sewing, gardening, listening to country music and gospel hymns. She was a member of the Valley Baptist Church in Sayre and she was a former Sunday school teacher at the Chemung Baptist Church.  Hers was a life well Loved.

A celebration of Christine’s life will be held on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 11:30 at the Valley Baptist Church, 221 N. Elmer Ave, Sayre, PA with Pastor Adam Hatfield and Robert Strobel officiating and luncheon to follow.  Burial will be held at the convenience of the family in Chemung Cemetery next to her loving husband Clair Peterson.  The family is being assisted by the Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly, NY.  Those wishing to send a message of sympathy to Christine’s family may visit our Facebook page or in “Obituaries” at

Sympathy Messages

From: Kayla Russell
Grandma, I'm gonna miss you so much you were such a sweet lady. I remember when you gave me the butterfly quilt and I kept begging my mom for it and you gave it to me.. the last time I saw you I wish I would have stayed longer. I will miss you and love you. Until I see you again love you so much and have Sarah take care of you

From:  Andrea Peterson Bly
To all the family of Aunt Chris..Sending all my love and sympathy and strength through this difficult time. We all know what a precious lady (Angel) she was. She will be dearly missed by many. How many countless memories she has left for us to cherish. I will always remember the sweet laugh of hers and there was never a forgotten I love you honey! I know she embracing all the loved ones that have passed and will always be looking over each and everyone of you. RIP Aunt Chris. You will be missed my many And I know you knew how much we truly loved you.

From: Bonnie Bailey Every
Prayers for all what a awesome lady your mom was.

From: Debra Talada
ed donna ronda yery sorry about your mom god bless you all deb and my self thinking of you all

From: Argenio’s
Rob and family,  we are very very sorry about your grandmother. If there is anything we can do for you family. Please let us know. ❤️

From: Bonnie Ellers
Sad loss of such a sweet, kind woman who had a warm heart.  So glad she had Noi in her life. God bless.

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