Christina D. Tinker (née Finney). Age 59. Passed away of ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease) on Sunday October 21st at 1pm. Fortified with the Sacraments of the Church. Loving wife of Jeffrey K. Tinker, beloved daughter of Dianne J. Finney and Earl G. Finney (deceased), loving mother of Danielle V. Hammond and Laura R. Baublitz, loving grandmother of Jillian and Evelynn Baublitz, sister of Victoria V. Finney (deceased), dear niece of Janice (Rick) Olsen, cousin of Jeffrey (Michelle) Olsen, Gregory (Shanna) Olsen and dearest cousin and friend to many.

Chris held two Masters degrees in Education and taught in the Mehlville School District for 26 years.  She was an avid Cardinal fan, long time ParrotHead and collector of pink flamingos.  Chris loved to spend her summers in the pool with her granddaughters, family and friends.  She will be missed by family, friends and students alike.

Visitation at KUTIS AFFTON CHAPEL 10151 Gravois, Wednesday, October 24, from 3-8 p.m. with Funeral Service on Thursday, October 25 at 11:30 a.m. Interment Resurrection Cemetery.