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Christine Leming

February 22, 1951 — June 17, 2023


Christine Leming


Christine Leming, 72, of Shelbyville, passed away, Saturday, June 17, 2023, at MHP Medical Center in Shelbyville.

She was born February 22, 1951, in Phoenix, Arizona, the daughter of Hank and Barbara (Russell) Cristofori.

Christine is survived by her husband, Robert; sons, Cole Leming and wife, Kayla, and Shawn Leming, both of Shelbyville; daughter, Brittney Leming of Shelbyville; sister, Tina Cherry and husband, Greg, of Shelbyville; brother, Bob Cristofori of Panama City, Florida; grandchildren, Bentley Elliott and girlfriend, Samantha “Sammy” McQueary, Aryia Kemple and Dane Leming; great-grandson, Jaxon Elliott; sister-in-law, Lee Ann Haehl of Shelbyville; brother-in-law, Kris Leming and wife, Nancy, of Indianapolis; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Kyle Leming; sister, Deena Cristofori; and brother, Henry Cristofori.

In 1969, she graduated from Shelbyville High School.

Christine formerly owned and operated Body Tan Plus.

She enjoyed cooking.  Christine also enjoyed being outdoors, working in her flowers and watching the hummingbirds.

Christine loved animals and leaves behind her cat, Handsome.

A Gathering of Friends will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, June 23, 2023, at Freeman Family Funeral Homs and Crematory, Carmony-Ewing Chapel, 819 S. Harrison St. in Shelbyville.  Christine’s friends are asked to bring pictures to add to her family photo album.

The Celebration of Christine’s life will be held at 7 p.m. Friday.

Inurnment will be at Forest Hill Cemetery in Shelbyville, at a later date.

Online condolences may be shared with Christine’s family at

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Past Services

Gathering of Family and Friends

Friday, June 23, 2023

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Celebration of Life

Friday, June 23, 2023

Starts at 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

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