GRANGER—Christine Renee Evelock, of Granger, unexpectedly passed away peacefully early Tuesday morning with her loving husband by her side on October 9, 2018 at her residence after a courageous 11-year battle with Lupus.
She was born in South Bend to Hugh and Carol Gruver on April 8, 1967. She has lived in South Bend, Goshen, Elkhart, Hurst (TX), Chandler (AZ) and Tempe (AZ). She attended Mesa Community College and Arizona State University studying Interior Design.
On January 20, 2003 she married Thomas Evelock. They were married at the Little White Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas, NV. As long time season ticket holders, they both enjoyed attending the South Bend Broadway Theatre League productions. Christine and Tom enjoyed being “foodies” at many different restaurants in our region.
Christine is survived by her husband, Thomas Evelock; step-daughter, Lauren Schloss; sister, Kimberly Daub (Brian); brother, Steven Gruver (Michelle); parents, Hugh and Carol Gruver; nieces, Jessica Daub, Marie and Aubrey Gruver; nephew, Jordan Daub.
Visitation will be held at Stemm-Lawson-Peterson Funeral Home, Elkhart on Monday, October 15th from 10 AM – 12:30 PM with a funeral service following at 1 PM. Burial will follow at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Osceola.
Donations may be made to help offset medical costs at AAA Federal Credit Union, 3630 Edison Pkwy, Mishawaka in her name or to the ASPCA. Online condolences may be shared with www.stemmlawsonpeterson.com.