Posted By Royer on January 22, 2013
Our angel, Christina Mae Marquis, 72, of Blue Springs, Missouri, passed away Saturday, January 19, 2013, after a brief but determined battle with cancer. Chris was born December 9, 1940 in Mercer County, Missouri, the daughter of Keith and Leotta (Wilson) Torrey
Chris is preceded in death by her parents, one brother, and one sister.
Her survivors include her loving husband of 51 years, Jerry Marquis of the home; son, Rod & Holly Marquis of Friendswood, TX; daughter, Rita & Paul Nolan of Overland Park, KS; grandsons, Dane Nolan & Quintin Marquis; four brothers and one sister.
A visitation will be held from 10:00 – 10:45 a.m. Wednesday, January 23rd at Blue Springs Christian Church, with the funeral service at 11:00 a.m. A second visitation will be held from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Wednesday evening at Greenlee Funeral Home in Princeton, MO. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, January 24th at Princeton Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions to Breast Cancer Research.
Arrangements: Royer-Hays Funeral Home, Blue Springs, MO (816)229-5551.