Christine E. Braden, 63, of Eau Claire passed away on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at Sacred Heart Hospital.
Christine was born on October 18, 1953 to Paul and Mary (Steedley) Harshman in Virginia. She enjoyed watching movies and spending quality time with her loved ones. Christine adored her grandchildren and watching them grow up.
Christine is survived by her children, Cassandra (Leonard Jr.) Ness of Eau Claire, Matt Braden of Eau Claire, Pedro Rojas of Osseo, and Danielle (Joshua) Isham of Eau Claire; grandchildren, Jonathan Ness, Jasmine Ness, Gabriel Williams, Lalonie Williams, Jordan Ness, Dewey Isham, Tristan Rojas, Phelan Isham, and Rico Isham; siblings, Paul Jr. “Butch” Harshman of Wisconsin, Sandra Wright of Nevada, and Barb (Barry) Lorenz of Wyoming; as well as many cousins, nieces, and nephews.
Christine was preceded in death by her parents; grandson, Justin Ness; siblings, Ann Ellis and Randy Harshman; brother-in-laws, Greg Wright and Jack Ellis; and step-father Robert “Bob” Tognoni.
Memorial services will be on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 5:00 pm at Smith Funeral Chapel with Pastor Phil Hutchens officiating. Visitation will be two hours prior to the services on Saturday at the funeral home.