Christa Morneau, Age 84, passed away on May 9, 2022. She was a loving wife, devoted mother and grandmother of 4.
She was born in Gröningen Germany, a small town in the Börde district in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany, 40 km Southwest of Magdeburg and 10 km East of Halberstadt in the Harz Mountains. She immigrated to this country at age 18 with the help of her aunt and uncle who lived in Peoria, AZ. After learning to speak English, she worked in a bank and the family typography business.
She had a passion for travel and adventure. She traveled to many countries and it brought her great joy to see interesting places and meet new people. She was a strong woman of faith in the Catholic Church. She lived at an assisted living facility where she made many friends and enjoyed playing bingo, making crafts, drumming and listening to entertainment and having happy hour. She will be truly missed by many people.
She is preceded in death by her husband Paul Morneau. She is survived by daughters Patricia and Victor, Stephanie and D.R. and four grandchildren: Brian, Steven, Tony and Alice, her niece Kathy Morneau and many loved ones still living in Germany. Visitation will be on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 11:00 A.M. and a Funeral Service will be at 12:00 P.M. with a reception celebrating her life immediately following service, all to be held at Messinger Indian School Mortuary, 7601 E. Indian School Rd., Scottsdale. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Hospice of the Valley.
Hospice of the Valley
1510 E Flower Street, Phoenix AZ 85014