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Mrs. Christine (Mauchmar) Long

Mrs. Christine (Mauchmar) Long
  • January 17, 1954 - February 2, 2016
  • Wayland, Michigan

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“I am deeply saddened to just now hear of Christie's passing. (I've always called her Christie). Although it has been a great many years since our...Read More »
1 of 31 | Posted by: Greg Mauchmar - Benton Harbor, MI

“Bill & Family I'm so sorry to hear of the passing of Chris. She now is @ peace w/Cookie. ”
2 of 31 | Posted by: KAREN RICHARDS - Wayland, MI

“Chris was a very sweet lady who loved her family with all her heart. ”
3 of 31 | Posted by: Mary Calkins Brinks - Wayland, MI

“Dear Dave and Family, My sincerest sympathy to you and your family. I once worked with Christine's father, Bill at Hamilton School, and he often told...Read More »
4 of 31 | Posted by: Jera Kodish-Laidlaw - Wyoming, MI

“We are sad but know Chris is as peace. She will be forever in our hearts. ”
5 of 31 | Posted by: Aunt Laurena & Betty - Gobles, MI

“Dave And family, We are very sorry for your loss, Our prayers are with you. ”
6 of 31 | Posted by: Paul & Lu Mathis - Kalamazoo, MI

“Dave I am sorry for your loss. As I mentioned a while back, I understand what you are going through. Let me know if I can help in anyway. ...Read More »
7 of 31 | Posted by: Brian Picardat - Coworker

“Dave, My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family as grieve your wife's passing and celebrate her life. May God comfort you and give you...Read More »
8 of 31 | Posted by: Phil Johnson - Grand Rapids, MI

“it is so sad to hear this news. My prayers and thoughts are with all of you. Christine was always so pretty, and such a sweet person. It looks like...Read More »
9 of 31 | Posted by: Pat (Krup) Guldenzoph - Plainwell, MI

“Dear Dave so sorry for your loss I lost my dear husband Don Herp 3 months ago I so understand may your days get better Always Sally Herp ”
10 of 31 | Posted by: Sally (Westfahl) Herp - Dorr, MI

“Vicky, David and Family, Our condolences to you and all your family. Saying goodbye is so difficult. I will be offering up my Mass, tomorrow, for...Read More »
11 of 31 | Posted by: John and Jill Mastee - Muskegon

“My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
12 of 31 | Posted by: Shelly (VanOtterloo) LaCourse - MI

“Our sincere condolences to the Mauchmar and Long families. ”
13 of 31 | Posted by: Jim& Mary Kaczanowski - Dorr, MI

“Our deepest sympathies to Mr Bill, Dave and extended family. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. ”
14 of 31 | Posted by: Sheryl & Joe Hamilton - Wayland, MI

“So sorry to hear of Chris passing. She was such a kind hard working person. Prayers are with her family during this hard times ”
15 of 31 | Posted by: Lisa schuitema - Wayland, MI

“So sorry for your loss, you are all in our thoughts and prayers ”
16 of 31 | Posted by: Bernard and Nelda Bixler - MI

“Many people are blessed to have know Christine. Truly a beautiful woman. ”
17 of 31 | Posted by: Roxie Muczynski - Dorr, MI

“To Christine's family and extended family I am so sorry for your lose--she was such a beautiful person inside an out ”
18 of 31 | Posted by: sharilyn westfahl - wayland, MI

“My DEEPEST sympathies to the family of Christine. ETERNAL REST GRANT UNTO TO HER,OH LORD, AND LET PERPETUAL LIGHT SHINE UPON HER. MAY SHE REST IN...Read More »
19 of 31 | Posted by: M.M.HENNING, SONS, PETER MATTHEW - MI

“I worked with Chris years ago at Kessler. She was so very sweet and kind. I'm so sorry to hear of her passing. Sending prayers for her family during...Read More »
20 of 31 | Posted by: Penny VanDommelen - Middleville, MI

“Dave so sorry to here .I wish I could have met her,thinking of you and your family. ”
21 of 31 | Posted by: Bill Abraham I - gobiles, MI

“To the Mauchmar and the Long family I am so very sorry for your loss . May the Lord be with you all. ”
22 of 31 | Posted by: Colleen Lapham Vander Ploeg - MI

“So sorry for your loss. My very deepest sympathies. ”
23 of 31 | Posted by: Lu (Bala) Dougherty Akron , ohio

“I worked with Chris for over 23 years. She was a hard worker, great friend and awesome cook. My heart breaks for her family. She will be missed by...Read More »
24 of 31 | Posted by: Cindy Truax - Hopkins, MI

“Prayers for your family. ”
25 of 31 | Posted by: Aj - Friend

“Sorry to hear that Chris had passed away. She was a great lady. She was always friendly and smiling. She is sadly missed. Thoughts and prayers are...Read More »
26 of 31 | Posted by: Dan Miller - Hastings, MI

“To the Mauchmar Family and Long family, my heart breaks for you all!!! Christine was one of the Kindest,loving young lady I ever knew! Prayers for...Read More »
27 of 31 | Posted by: Joylyn culver - Shelbyville, MI

“Thoughts and prayers for Dave,the children and Chris's extended family during this difficult time. ”
28 of 31 | Posted by: Tammy Little - Wayland

“I been in touch with her sister Sharon through Christine's illness. Condolences to the whole family. My Prayers and thought will be with you. ”
29 of 31 | Posted by: Mary Belden (Wright) - Union City

“While I was the oldest girl cousin in the Mauchmar family: Chris could always hold her own, and didn't take any of the "bologna" I sometimes tried...Read More »
30 of 31 | Posted by: Melanie Springer - Summerville, SC

“Chris was a close friend in high school ,we graduated together. How proud she was when you were born Becky. She was a sweet person ,fun, and loving....Read More »
31 of 31 | Posted by: Deborah Straub - Shelbyville, MI


Christine M. Long (Mauchmar), age 62, of Wayland passed into the loving arms of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ after her courageous battle with ovarian cancer on February 2, 2016 at Mercy Health Systems in Grand Rapids, MI. Christine was born on January 17, 1954 in Allegan to William and Bernadine "Cookie" (Steffes) Mauchmar. On February 26, 1972 she married David W. Long Sr. who survives. Her life's love was being a mother and grandmother, and she will be remembered by many for her caring ways. Christine will be dearly missed by her father William, husband Dave, children Becky (Nick) Volpe, David (Christina) Long Jr. and Katie Jo Long, granddaughter Brianna Volpe, siblings Vickie (Dave) May, Conrad (Mary) Mauchmar, William (Terri) Mauchmar, Rodney Mauchmar, Sharon (Clyde) La Duke, Douglas (Tammie) Mauchmar and Amy (Mark) Holloway along with many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. She was preceded in death by her mother. Visitation will be held on Friday, February 5, 2016 at Kubiak Cook Funeral Chapel in Wayland from 6pm until 8pm. A Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at St. Therese Catholic Church in Wayland at 11am with family receiving family and friends from 10am until time of mass. Private interment will take place at Elmwood Cemetery in Wayland, MI. In lieu of flower memorials can be given to Michigan Ovarian Cancer Alliance, 5181 Pinnacle Court, Ann Arbor, MI 48108. Online condolences can be left at www.kubiakcook.com