Christine T. "Tina" Avila-Olguin
Christine T. "Tina" Avila-Olguin, 41, a faithful servant of Christ, of Elgin, IL went to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, March 17, 2014 at Saint Joseph Hospital in Elgin, IL following a 2 ½ battle with breast cancer
She was the devoted Wife to Steven Olguin; Mother to Zachary Oscar and Jada Rose all of Elgin IL; Daughter of Oscar and the late Bertha Avila of Marshall, MI; Sister of Andy (Judi) Avila of Richland, MI, Kathie (Rick) Boyer, Patty (Don) Daws all of Marshall, MI, Yollie (Bruce) Glidden, Vivian Avila all of Vicksburg, and John Avila; and Aunt to numerous nieces and nephews.
Tina was a Mechanical Engineer for Frito Lay Company for 15 years until she retired to raise her family in 2010. She graduated from Lakeview High School in Battle Creek, MI and earned an Engineering Degree from the University of Michigan
in Ann Arbor.
Visitation will take place at the Craig K. Kempf Funeral Home, 723 US 27 North, Marshall, MI 49068, on Sunday, March 23, 2014 from 1-7pm with family present to greet friends from 1-3pm and 5-7pm. Funeral services celebrating her life will take place at 1pm on Monday, March 24, 2014 at the Craig K. Kempf Funeral Home with Pastor Joel Wright officiating. Memorial contributions in Tina's memory are requested to the family for the children's education fund (checks payable to Steven Olguin). Assistance with memorials is available at the Craig K. Kempf Funeral Home, 723 US 27 North Marshall, MI 49068; phone 269-781-9858. Leave a personal message for the family and sign the online guest book at www.kempffuneralhome.com