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Christine "Chris" Koskey

June 17, 1963 ~ January 24, 2020 (age 56)


Christine "Chris" Koskey, 56, passed away peacefully with family and close friends by her side on Friday, January 24, 2020. She was in palliative care at Marshfield Medical Center, Marshfield. Chris had been long battling a complicated illness.

Chris is now reunited with the love of her life, Paul Frankwick who preceded her in death in 2014. Her short time with Paul was the happiest time of her life.

Chris was born to Raymond and Pearl Koskey (Reimes) on June 17, 1963 in the City of Wausau who also preceded her death. She is survived by her sister Mary (Rod) Derby, Weston, WI and nephews, Adam Derby, Austin, TX and Tyler (Victoria) Derby, Dixon, CA.

Chris graduated from DC Everest Senior High. She worked for various cleaning companies while she resided in Wausau, WI. She since resided in Marshfield, WI for over 20 years.

Chris loved animals. She had a dog, Muffin who under her great care lived a long life. Her current pets are 2 cats. Sunshine & Emma. They are currently with the great organization Marshfield Area Pet Shelter (MAPS) who will find them their "furever" home.

Chris loved to do craft projects of many kinds. Her most recent passion had been painting ceramics. In addition to selling her projects, she gave many as gifts to family and friends.

With heavy heart she will be sadly missed.

Peterson Funeral Home, 1302 6th St, Wausau, WI is in charge of arrangements. A small service and burial will be held at Forestville Cemetery, Ringle, WI at a later date.

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