Christine A. Quain, 66, of Mamaroneck, NY died on Friday, January 22, 2010, after a brief illness. Born May 15, 1943, she is predeceased by her parents Edmund and Christina (Mahan) Quain and her devoted step-mother Alice Quain.
She graduated from the Academy of the Resurrection High School and The Westchester Business School. Christine was an administrative assistant employed by IBM for more than 30 years. Prior to joining IBM she enjoyed a varied career employed by the Japanese Embassy in Washington, D.C. and Memorial Sloan Kettering. Christine was generous to all who knew her; giving many hours of service to the Food Pantry.
She is survived by her sisters Patricia Kapp of Southbury, CT, Patricia Kirk of Salt Lake City, Utah and Kathryn (William) Flynn of Mamaroneck, nieces Barbara (Thomas) Kukowski , and Amy (Charles) Howe , nephews William J. (Graziella) Flynn, Jr. and Christopher Kapp. She was the beloved great aunt to Kelsey, Matthew, Laura, Ryan, Colleen, Will, Alison and Dan. Christine also leaves behind special cousins, dear friends, cherished neighbors and valued co-workers.
On Saturday January 30, 2010 at 10 am a Mass in her memory will be held at Most Holy Trinity Church, 320 East Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck, NY. A celebration of her life will follow the Mass. Contributions in her memory can be made to the Larchmont-Mamaroneck Hunger Task Force, PO Box 634, Mamaroneck, NY 10543.