Born: July 16, 1948 - Deceased: October 2, 2021
Christine M. Lillis, 73, of Belleville, IL, born Friday, July 16, 1948, in East St. Louis, IL, passed away Saturday, October 2, 2021 at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, IL.
Christine worked as an Admissions Clerk for Memorial Hospital for 20 years, recently retiring. Christine loved nature and swimming and was a certified scuba diver.
She was preceded in death by her:
- parents, Hersel J., Sr. and Leatrice “Joy”, nee McCraw, Lillis
Surviving are her:
- H. James (Jolene) Lillis, Jr. of Waterloo, IL
- Paul Lillis of Belleville, IL
- Diana (Robert) DeAngelis of Swansea, IL
- Madeline (Jim) Koderhandt of Belleville, IL
- Patricia “Patsy” L. Lillis of Belleville, IL
- Carol (Dennis) Kussart of Belleville, IL
- Angela Pendergrass of Belleville, IL
- Loving Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces, and Great Nephews
Memorials: Memorials may be made to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
Funeral: No Services.
Dear Lillis Family,
I worked with Chris at Memorial. I am so sorry to learn of her passing.
Thank you Ellen !~
Thank you Lauren especially for your Love and kindness in her final moments.
You were a blessing to both Chris and her family.
Thank you Ellen. Chris spoke of you often and her family appreciates your
Chris was such a lovely lady and will be very missed.
Dear Lauren, We would not have been able to get through this without you and Paula. You ladies are the best ! Thank you so much for your kindness. ?
Thank you Lauren for all your Love and kindness for Chris in her final moments.
You were a Blessing to us all as was the whole Medical Staff.
I am so sorry to hear about Christine passing we all had so much fun at Hazelwood Forest crazy days to say the least she will be in my prayers⚘
Hi George, just saw your post I’m sorry I didn’t see it earlier. And what a surprise. Hazelwood Forest was s a treasure of memories for us all and great times for sure. Thank you for remembering and Bless you. !!
I recently tried to reach Chris as I haven’t spoken to her in a long time. I just sent her a text. I’m so sorry to hear this. We worked together at OZ and used to travel together a lot and had some great trips. I know how much you will miss her. I just can’t believe it.