Christina M. McGugin, 55
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Christina M. McGugin, 55 of Ashland passed away Monday, November 4, 2019.
She was born on October 27, 1964, the daughter of Larry and Margaret E. (nee Reber) Risser.
Christina is a 1983 graduate of Madison High School. She went on to attend the Ohio State University.
She was employed at Ashland University as a cook for many years. Throughout her life, Christina has enjoyed gardening, cooking, traveling in their recreational vehicle, kayaking, and being around the water.
Christina is survived by her mother, Margaret E. Fliger of Ashland; one son, Zak J. McGugin of Columbus; one daughter, Rachel M. McGugin of Bellevue; a best friend and fiancé of many years, Bert G. Welch of Ashland; a previous husband, Jon D. McGugin of Ashland; two sisters, Cynthia Risser of Ontario and Melissa (Dusty) Roberts of Shelby; one brother, Gary Risser of Willard; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Christina is preceded in death by her father, Larry Risser; and a step-father, David Fliger.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 12pm in the Denbow-Gasche Funeral Home with Pastor Andy Shank officiating. Interment will follow in the Ashland Cemetery. Friends may call that morning from 10am to 12pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Ashland County Cancer Association.
For those who may not be able to attend, online condolences may be shared on the funeral home’s website at denbowfh.com.
Denbow-Gasche Funeral Home & Crematory is handling the arrangements.