Joseph J. Christina
December 16, 2016
Joseph J. Christina, 74, of Sterling, died Friday at home. His wife is the former June Ammerman.
Born Aug. 11, 1942, in Carbondale, son of the late Joseph and Marjorie Brown Christina, he was a graduate of Forest City Regional High School and served in the Air Force. Before retirement, Joseph worked for RCA. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and will be greatly missed.
Also surviving are sons, Brian Christina and wife, Kris, Vandling; Scott Christina and wife, Laura, Clifford Twp.; and Tom Hineline and wife, Michele, Sterling; sisters, Joan Greenlaw, Texas; Jean Zigon, Carbondale; and Ann Wagner, Vandling; a brother, Cricket Christina, Browndale; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was also preceded in death by a sister, Kay Costanzo.
Visitation will be Friday from 9 to 11 a.m. with a blessing service at 11 in the Kevin M. Lesjack Funeral Home, 513 Main St., Forest City. Interment will be private.
Condolences: www.lesjack funeralhome.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made in his name to the American Diabetes Association at www.dia betes.org.