Christal E. Albright

LEWISTOWN – Christal E. Albright, 61, of Lewistown, died at 10:29 a.m. Saturday, April 19, 2014.

Born June 9, 1952, in Lewistown, she was the daughter of the late Garman D. and Phyllis I. (Musser) Reese.

She is survived by: her son, Shawn Albright; her granddaughter, Cassidy Albright; and her fiance, Don Kauffman, of Belleville.

She was a 1970 graduate of Chief Logan High School and a 1975 graduate of Empire Beauty School in Lewistown.

Chris was a professional hair stylist at her shop, Highland Beauty Boutique and was earlier employed at Naomi and Company in Danks.

She attended the New Life Church.

She loved nature and the mountains, planting flowers and walking her dogs.

Chris was a 15 year warrior of cancer.

A memorial service will be held at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at Heller-Hoenstine Burnham Funeral Home, 108 First Ave., Lewistown, with the Rev. John Walters officiating.

Her family will receive friends from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions in Chris’s memory can be made to the American Cancer Society, 123 S. Sparks St., State College, PA 16801 or to Sun Home Health Hospice, 31 E. Market St., Lewistown, PA 17044.

The favorite saying for Chris to share with people was,

“Dance as if no one were watching;

“Sing as if no one were listening;

“Love as if you’ve never been hurt;

“and Live every day as if it were your last.”

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