2017-10-06 / Obituaries

Christine Stuart

Christine Gale Stuart, 59, a resident of Kennebunkport died Friday evening Sept. 22, 2017 at Maine Medical Center, Portland, after a brief illness.

Christine was born in Newport Rhode Island, a daughter of Paul D. and Carole (May) Forrest, Sr.

Christine graduated from Old Orchard Beach High School and was employed by the ALB Rubber Co. of Biddeford. Then she worked for Austin Hotel of Kennebunkport. Over the years she babysat her grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

She enjoyed attending NASCAR races and Beech Ridge Speedway, going to fairs, camping and the outdoors.

Christine’s favorite thing to do was to sit outside in her lawn chair with her favorite book. She also loved playing Yahtzee with her husband. Christine always enjoyed being with her family and friends.

She was predeceased by her father, Paul D. Forrest Sr..

She is survived by her husband of 37 years, Robert L “Bobby” Stuart Jr. of Kennebunkport; her mother, Carole Forrest of New Hampshire; two sons, Greg Stuart and his wife Sheila of Arundel and David Stuart and his wife Jen of Casco; a daughter, Trisha Stuart of South Portland; six grandchildren, Kristopher, Taylor Rose, Kyle, Danielle, Thomas, and Alyvia, one step grandson, Skyler; three brothers, Paul Forrest Jr. of Biddeford, Scott Forrest and his wife Angel of Saco, and Todd Forrest and his wife Mary of Germany; a sister, Heather Brownell and her husband Jeff of New Hampshire; a brother in law, Jim Cluff of Kennebunkport; a sister in law, Becky Gosselin and her husband Ray of Kennebunkport; her in-laws, Ann and Arnold Cluff of Kennebunkport; and many nieces and nephews, aunts and uncles and cousins.

Memorial Visiting Hours will be held from 1 to 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017 at Bibber Memorial Chapel, 67 Summer St., Kennebunk, where a Celebration of Life Service will be held at 2:30 p.m. One of Christine’s favorite things to wear was blue jeans. So in her memory, if you wish, we would like everyone who attends to be comfortable and wear blue jeans. Burial will be private at a later date.

Should friends desire memorial donation may be made to: American Liver Foundation, 39 Broadway, Room 2700, New York, NY 10006 in Christine’s memory.

To share a memory or leave a message of condolence, please visit Christine ‘s Book of Memories Page at www.bibberfuneral.com.

Arrangements are in care of Bibber Memorial Chapel, Kennebunk.

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