Christine Ann Mayer, 65, of Dalton passed away Tuesday, July 4, 2023 at home. She is survived by her husband, John Mayer.
Born on August 4, 1957 in Scranton, she is the daughter of Charles Harris, Jr. and the late Helen Durdan Harris.
Christine was a graduate of Tunkhannock High School in 1975 and went on to further her education at Bloomsburg University.
One quality that truly endeared Christine to others was her innate ability to give the perfect gifts. She always made them personalized and special. Christine had an uncanny knack for selecting presents that would bring joy to their recipients. Her thoughtful gestures warmed the hearts of countless individuals over the years.
Family was incredibly important to Christine, and she relished in the role of being a loving wife, mother, daughter, sister and grandmother. She treasured every moment spent with her grandson and reveled in his laughter and curiosity. Christine's unwavering support and affection provided a strong foundation for their bond, making each interaction precious and memorable. Keeping her entire family close and celebrating every birthday and holiday with everyone, made her a keystone in the family arc, keeping their traditions alive.
In addition to cherishing time with family, Christine had several hobbies that brought her immense joy. She delighted in gardening and canning with her husband, daughter, and son in law to prep food for each winter. Additionally, she devoted countless hours to learning the art of quilting with her daughter. Together they became master fabric collectors, and designed their masterpieces together.
One of Christine's proudest accomplishments was founding her own soap business with her daughter. With dedication and creativity, they meticulously crafted unique and luxurious products that captivated the senses.
Christine left each one of her family members with thousands of beautiful memories they will cherish the rest of their lives.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by daughter, Kristen Posten and husband Brian; son, John Mayer; sisters, Elizabeth Harris, Patricia Makowski (Husband Raymond); brothers, Charles Harris, John Harris, George Harris and husband Jeff Harris, Christopher Harris; grandson, Tyler Posten; Nieces, Kolia and husband Adam, Brittany, Lindsey and husband Devin, Hannah, and Rio; Nephews, C.J. and Zach.
Christine Mayer's kindness, generosity, and unwavering love will forever be cherished by those fortunate enough to have known her. Her passing leaves a void that can never be filled, but her memory will continue to inspire and uplift all who were touched by her presence.
Funeral services will be held privately.
Arrangements and care entrusted to Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home, 73 W. Tioga St., Tunkhannock, PA. 18657.