Our beloved staff member: CHRISTINE ELIZABETH CORKRAN WEIHL
A memorial service was held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, July 19, in the Smith Family Chapel at Riverbend Church, 4214 N. Capital of Texas Hwy., Austin, Texas. Arrangements by Weed-Corley-Fish. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society at www.cancer.org.
Christine Weihl, age 65, died at home in Austin on Monday, July 4th, 2016 after fighting a valiant 18-month battle against brain cancer.
She was born March 9, 1951 in Canton, Ohio to Fred and Jean Corkran. She was raised, along with her brothers and sisters, in San Antonio and Houston, Texas. She married Jeffrey L. Weihl on December 25, 1980 in Marietta, Ohio. She and Jeff lived in Marietta, Katy & Houston, Texas before moving to Austin. Chris was office manager for Stuart Custom Homes and spent the last 14 years serving as Executive Assistant to the senior pastor at Riverbend Church.
Chris was preceded in death by her parents and brothers, Fred and Mike. Chris is survived by her husband, Jeff, and children Keith Bishop (Lindsey & Ellie) and Lisa McCarthy (Jason & Ethan). She is also survived by Jeff’s children Thomas Weihl (Jill, Jeff, Adam & Andy), Dr. Jason Todd Weihl (Melissa, John, Jason, Alaina, & Landon) and Shannon Weihl Pottmeyer (Rod, Taylor, Olivia & Brooke). Chris also leaves behind sisters Michell Perez, Becky Fedak, Claudie Saling , and brother Frank Corkran.
Chris was an active member of the Riverbend Choir, Stephen Ministry and Emmaus. She loved God, her family, friends and George Strait.