REDDING, CT — Christine E. Hansen (nee Daniels), 48, of Redding, passed away on December 3, 2018 at Danbury Regional Hospice after a 5 year battle with breast cancer.,She also served as a Eucharistic Minister at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Redding.,Christine is survived by her devoted husband Tom, as well as her pride and joy, son Connor of Redding, son Matthew and daughter-in-law Laura of Fort Sill, OK, daughter Kristyn of New Haven, her beloved dog Kirby, mother Diana Daniels of Redding, brother Greg Daniels of Fairfield, father and mother-in-law Robert and Nancy Hansen of Bethel, brother-in-law Robert Hansen, Jr. and sister-in-law Brenda of Shelton, maternal grandmother Elizabeth Daniels of Sherman, as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.,A Memorial Mass for relatives and close friends will be held at St. Patrick Church in Redding on Monday, December 10, 2018 at 11:00 a.m.,To offer online condolences to Christine's family, please visit www.boutonfuneralhome.com.

Dennis Jacob interviews legendary Florida State football coach Bobby Bowden in 1984, a few months after being hired at The Stuart News.,After telling the stories of so many coaches and athletes from pre-teens to senior citizens, covering teams from youth leagues to the pros and traveling to events near and far, from Stuart to as far away as Grand Junction, Colorado, it's finally time to work on my own story.,Jensen Beach, Port St. Lucie, St. Lucie West Centennial, Sebastian River and Treasure Coast high schools had yet to be built.,The Stuart News, Fort Pierce News-Tribune and Vero Beach Press Journal had separate owners (E.W. Scripps, Freedom and the Schumann family).,(Photo: FILE PHOTO)

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