Christine L. McCallister

May 13, 1957 ‒ January 09, 2014

Winter Haven, Florida

Christine L. McCallister, 56, of Auburndale, FL and formerly of Galion died Thursday, January 9, 2014 at the Winter Haven Hospital in Winter Haven, Florida.

Born May 13, 1957 in Galion, she was the daughter of the late Richard McCallister and Ellen (McClurg) Stroup of Galion.

Chris enjoyed raising her grandchildren, was an avid animal lover and had a great sense of humor and an overall zest for life.

In addition to her mother she is survived by a daughter, Shalea Penrod of Auburndale, Fla.; two grandchildren, Sierra "Seera" Penrod and Wesley "Boo" Penrod both at home; a sister, Sherry (Johnny) Thomas of Galion; a brother, Richard McCallister of Galion; a step-sister, Deanna Eicher of Galion; a niece, Taustin Greanya of Galion; a nephew, Colten Skaggs of Galion; her former husband,Wesley Penrod of Auburndale, Fla. and her special friend, William Billman of Florida.

In addition to her father she was also preceded in death by one son, Wesley Dale Penrod and a brother, Jeff McDonnell.

Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at the Snyder Funeral Home Richardson Davis Chapel in Galion where services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, January 16, 2014 with Rev. Joe Stafford officiating. Interment will be in Iberia Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Crawford County Humane Society in care of the Snyder Funeral Homes.

The Snyder Funeral Home Richardson Davis Chapel is honored to assist Chris’ family.