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Christina "Chris" Lea Gaeth

July 30, 1947 ~ November 17, 2018 (age 71)

     Christina “Chris” L. Gaeth, 71 years, of Egg Harbor passed away suddenly, November 17, 2018.

     She was born July 30, 1947 in Covington, Kentucky the daughter of the late William and Virginia (Hansel) Graue. Chris received her BA in Finance from the University of Western Kentucky. She worked from Wall Street to Baxter’s in Chicago, managed a credit union in Chicago, and worked with her husband, Dale at the Union League Railway Supply Association which she enjoyed most.

     In 1987 she married Loren “Dale” Gaeth in Chicago. He preceded her in death on July 20, 2000. 

     She was a strong, vibrant, outgoing, intelligent and classy woman. She was member the Sturgeon Bay Yacht Club and served as Commodore, Door County Medical Center Auxiliary serving as a two term President also. Chris enjoyed playing cards, a good cocktail, golfing and trips to the casinos.

     Surviving are her two brothers, James (Susan) Graue of Chicago, William (Mary Ann) Grave of Ohio; dear friend Pat Fuller of Egg Harbor; nieces and nephews; and her many dear friends. 

     Preceding her in death were her parents, husband, sister, Margaret (Roy) Burress; two brothers, James (Susan) Graue, and William (Mary Ann) Graue

     A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.  Friends may call at the church April 13, 2019 from 9:30 a.m. until the time of services at 11:00 a.m.

     Memorials may be made in her memory for DOOR CANcer, Inc.

     Huehns Funeral Home is assisting the Gaeth family.  Expressions of sympathy, memories, and photos of Chris may be shared with her family at

Donations may be made to:

P.O. Box 423, Sturgeon Bay WI 54235

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