Christine L. Neuenschwander 1919 ~ 2005 Our dear, precious Wife, Mother, and Grandmother returned to her Heavenly Father on December 14, 2005 surrounded by her family. She died peacefully after an 8 1/2 year courageous and valiant battle with Alzheimer's. Chris was born on November 23, 1919 in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia to W.K. and Mary Lafon. She attended school in West Virginia, and the Strayer School of Business in Washington, D.C. she worked for the FBI in Washington D.C. in the Identification Division, the Communications Section, and the Field Office. Following her work with the FBI, she worked for the Democratic National Committee in the Treasury, Women's and Executive Divisions. It was while working in Washington, D.C. that she met her eternal sweetheart, Lynn E. Neuenschwander. They were married on January 10, 1946 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. She was an active member of the LDS church serving in numerous callings. She had a special talent in Genealogy and volunteered at the Genealogy Library every Wednesday evening for 35 years. She also loved to sing and was a member of the Allegro Chorus performing numerous concerts throughout the years. She was active in Politics and enjoyed her work with numerous Utah State Senators and Congressmen. Chris cherished her family and loved her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She also loved family parties, reunions at Lava Hot Springs, and vacations together. Chris was blessed with many friends and particularly enjoyed "the 49ers", a group of missionaries and their wives from the Swiss-German mission with whom she and Lynn shared many years of special memories. Survived by her husband, Lynn; children, Mark (Bunny) Neuenschwander, Carol (Danny) Smith, Norma (John) Rankin, son-in-law Frank (Geri) O'Farrell, 15 grandchildren, and 30 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by parents; brothers; sisters; daughter, Linda; and grandson, Eric. Funeral Services will be held Monday, December 19, 2005 at 12 noon at the Little Cottonwood 9th Ward Chapel, 1160 East Vine Street, Salt Lake City, Utah. Friends may call at the Wasatch Lawn Mortuary, 3401 South Highland Drive, Sunday from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. and at the church on Monday from 11:00-11:45 a.m. prior to the services. Interment at Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park.