STOUGHTON--Christine Lynn Bucher, age 51 passed away Thursday, May 16, 2013 surrounded by her family and friends at Oregon Manor.

Christine was born in Madison on October 7, 1961 the daughter of Jerome and Diane (Skalitzky) Blied. She was a graduate of West High, Class of '80. She worked as a beautician for many years.

She is survived by her mother, Diane Blied of Stoughton; 4 siblings, Brian Blied of Chicago, Barb (John) Morrison of Madison, Chuck (Tammy) Blied of DeForest, and Mary Kay (Damon) Wilcox of Milwaukee; nephews, Jonathan Morrison and Tyler and Jordan Blied and her two special cats "Gray and Tux". She was preceded in death by her father, Jerome on June 7, 2012.

The family wishes to thank the outstanding nurses and staff of Heartland Hospice and Oregon Manor that allowed our sister to depart this world with dignity, grace and humor.

In lieu of flowers, Memorials may be made in Christine's name to Heartland Hospice.

Private services will be held at a later date.

Cress Funeral & Cremation Service
206 W. Prospect Stoughton
(608) 873-9244