October 31, 2019
Christine Marvella Schlattmann Sessions (75) of Casper, WY, passed away peacefully at home on October 21, 2019. Chris was born July 13, 1944 in Gillette, WY to Harvey and Marvel Schlattmann.
Chris grew up in Moorcroft, WY where she met Terry Sessions in High School and they later married on September 5, 1966 in Rapid City, SD. They raised three children, Russ and twin daughters Sara and Amy. The family was sealed together July 14, 1981 in the Provo Utah Temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Mom was faced with a myriad of health challenges, including Parkinson’s, and she faced all these challenges with a wit and sense of humor that hid her pain and endeared her to all who met her.
Her greatest joys were her family, playing the piano, sewing and traveling and exploring with “T”, her husband Terry. Chris is survived by Terry, her husband of 53 years; son Russell J. (Joelyn), daughters Sara Jo (Eric) and Amy (Shawn), and five grandchildren, Emily, Landon, Jace, Sophie, and Sawyer, brother Loyal (Cindy) Schlattmann, sister Ardis Milliken. She was preceded in death by her parents, Harvey and Marvel Schlattmann. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, November 1, 2019, at the Poplar Building, of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Visitation for family and friends will be held 9:30 a.m. on the day of the service. A Graveside service will be held at 12 p.m. Saturday, November 2, 2019, at the Byron Cemetery, Byron, WY. Remembrances for Chris may be made to, Powell Special Olympics at West 1st 239 in Casper, WY 82601.
Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.