Christine Danielle Little, 54, of Traverse City, passed away on Dec. 2, 2017 at Tendercare Birchwood Health Center of Traverse City. She was born on June 4, 1963 in Saginaw to her parents, David R. and the late Danielle Kaye (Merrow) Bauer. She was raised by her loving stepmother, Mary Jo (Egerer) Bauer.
Christine graduated from Hemlock High School in 1982.
She married Richard Little on Aug. 6, 1983 in Saginaw.
Christine is survived by her daughter, Heather Little, of Traverse City; father, David R. Bauer, of Hemlock; brother, Chad D. Bauer, of Atlanta, Georgia; paternal grandmother, Iris M. (Zapfe) Bauer, of Saginaw; many aunts, uncles and cousins; and ex-husband, Rich Little.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Danielle Kaye (Merrow) Bauer; maternal grandparents, Ralph and Sarah (Vaughan) Merrow, of Saginaw; paternal grandfather, David G. Bauer, of Saginaw; and a stepmother, Mary Jo (Egerer) Bauer, of Hemlock.
Visitation for family and friends will be held on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, from 5 to 8 p.m., at Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions in Christine's name may be directed to the American Cancer Society or National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
The family is being cared for by the Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home and Cremation Services.
Published on December 7, 2017