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Christina Lea Steffens was born August 1, 1962 in Eaton Rapids, MI to Michael and Judi (Ballard) Craig and was welcomed into heaven on May 10, 2018 in Grand Rapids, MI.

Christi worked her whole life in the food industry where she repeatedly earned top sales for McCain Foods USA. Christi enjoyed teaching informal cooking classes to the neighborhood kids to encourage their culinary skills. She enjoyed gardening & was passionate about food, fine wine, rescuing animals and music. She was loved by everyone, had a smile that would light up the room, and a generous spirit that will live on.

Christi is survived by her parents, Judi & Michael Craig. Siblings; Matt (Bernadette) Craig, Tim (Debi) Craig, Mark Craig, Keena (Glenn) Johnson, niece & nephews, Samuel and Joshua Johnson, Kelly, Joe and Brett Craig. She is also survived by her beloved fur babies Bo and Bri.

Christi was preceded in death by brother, David Craig and nephew, Jeffrey Craig.

A celebration of life will take place on June 2, 2018 from 12-4 pm at the Hilltop Pavilion, John Ball Zoo in Grand Rapids, MI.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Lake Haven Animal Rescue www.lakehavenrescue.org