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Christine S. Waugh

Christine S. Waugh, 90, of Cattaraugus, New York entered into rest on Wednesday, October 14th, 2020. She was born on January 19th, 1930 to the late Reginald and Maude Golden.

            Christine was a graduate of Kensington High School in 1948. After graduation she worked as a secretary for a law firm in downtown Buffalo. Christine married her high school sweetheart, Clifford J. Waugh, on August 30th, 1952 at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Buffalo New York. Together, in 1971, they founded The Church of Corinth in Cattaraugus, N.Y. When they began their evangelistic outreach, Christine became a viable part of the ministry which lasted for the next forty-seven years. She worked as the secretary for the private school that they founded, Cattaraugus Christian Academy. She also performed many other duties as her husband’s helpmate during and throughout their ministry.

            Christine loved spending time with her children and grandchildren. She also enjoyed gardening and was a devoted wife, mother, and homemaker. She is survived by two cherished daughters, Linda (Doug) Ackley and Diane (George) Lowry; six grandchildren Charity, Israel and Seth Lowry and JB, Chad and Chelsea Ackley; seven great grandchildren George, Amira, Naomi, Cayla, Carleigh, Sebastian and Giana.

            Christine was predeceased by her loving husband Clifford J. Waugh; a sister, Ruth McCampbell; her brothers Richard and Jack Golden and a granddaughter Elisabeth Lowry.

            There was no public viewing, only a private ceremony at DiStasio Funeral Home in Cattaraugus.

Internment is in Liberty Park Cemetery also in Cattaraugus.


A candle was lit in memory of Christine Waugh

Dan And Bette DiStasio Oct 20 2020 12:00 AM