THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Christina L. Okon
Issue Date: April 12, 2018
Christina L. Okon, 56, of Marinette, passed away Saturday, April 7, 2018 at Bay Area Medical Center.
Born June 4, 1961 in Milwaukee, she graduated from high school in 1979, received a Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering and CNC Operation from MSOE and worked at LE Jones. On Feb. 14, 2000, she married Ray Okon in Berlin.
She enjoyed gardening, her animals, working the earth and was a regular at the Farmers Market with eggs and veggies. She loved time with family and cooking. A wonderful wife, mom, and grandma, she helped anyone in need.
She is survived by her husband, Ray of Marinette; two sons, Aaron Knueppel of Menominee and Adam Knueppel of Manawa; two brothers, Wayne (Denise) Knueppel and Eugene (Ronnie) Knueppel and seven grandchildren.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Diane Threlkeld.
Thielen Funeral Home of Marinette is assisting the family with arrangements.