Christine J. Elbert, 73, of Fort White, passed away on February 18th in Fort White, Florida.
The graveside funeral service will be held at the Fort White Cemetery on February 23rd at 10 a.m. with Chaplin Thomas Tyer of Community Hospice officiating. Celebration of life to follow at 4702 SW CR 18 Fort White, Florida.
Christine J. Elbert was born in Lorraine, Ohio to Donald I. and Nellie A. Cousino on January 22nd 1948. She went to high school at Elyria High School and graduated in 1966. She worked as a stocker for Dollar General for 10 years. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends and making them laugh and smile.
Christine is preceded in death by her parents, Donald and Nellie Cousino; husband, James H Elbert, Sr.; brothers, Donald E. (Kathrine) Cousino and Gaylord J. (Dottie) Cousino; nephews, Buddy, Kevin, and Michael Cousino.
She is survived by her daughter, Tonya L. (Bradford Sr) Yates of Fort White, Florida; son, James H. (Gretchen) Elbert, Jr. of Chattanooga, Tennessee; grandchildren, James (Meagan) Peace, Katee Elbert, Eric Peace, Kelly Elbert, Bradford Yates, Jr., Christopher Yates, Jaylee Elbert; great-grandchildren Easton Peace, Kalynn Smith; nieces, Wendy Cousino and Vickie (Jeff) Zimmerman; great-niece Alex Zimmerman; and several family members in Ohio and Florida.