Light Snow
27°FLight SnowFull Forecast

Christine Sobieski Proudfoot (née Main) 29 Palms, Calif.

Published: Monday, June 24, 2013 7:58 a.m. CST • Updated: Tuesday, June 25, 2013 9:28 a.m. CST

December 16, 1920 - June 10, 2013

Virginia Christine Proudfoot passed away peacefully on Monday, June 10, 2013, at approximately 9:00 PM. She would have appreciated that her family was with her.

She was a war bride, a war widow, a single mother and a working mother, a teacher and a musician. She supported and promoted education her entire adult life. For several years, she taught in Osceola public schools and was the leader of the Father Singers. She observed and probably had opinions on every significant historical event from the Great Depression to the War on Terror. She lived longer than the entire span of the Soviet Union.

She is survived by her husband, Max Proudfoot, and five of her six sons.

More News

Reader Poll

Christmas is right around the corner. Of these choices, which is your favorite holiday treat?
Peppermint bark
Oreo snowballs
Peanut butter blossoms
Snickerdoodles
Other