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Christi Lynn Waddell

Christi Lynn Waddell, 52, passed away on April 17, 2021. She was born December 30, 1968 in Akron, Ohio to Jimmie and Marianne Kirkman. She worked for Creative Curriculum for 12 years. Christi enjoyed arts and crafts, cooking, playing pool, and family functions.

Christi was preceded in death by her mother, Marianne Ford. She is survived by her stepfather, Terry Ford; her husband of 33 years, Rick; son, Seth; daughter, Alecia; sisters, Michelle (Tommy) Prater, Dawn Shockey, Lori Dudley; grandson, Sebastian; and best friend, Kellie McMann.

Visitation will be held at Bacher Funeral Home, 3326 Manchester Rd. Akron, 44319 on Sunday, April 25, 2021 from 2 to 4 p.m.

Due to Covid-19, we request that those attending, please practice social distancing and wear face masks. 

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I am so sorry to hear about Christi. I bid you strength to get through these tough days ahead. You spent over 30 precious years together and for that you were clearly blessed. Dont hesitate to reach out to your friends when the need arises. Thoughts of you today and the days to come.
Gary and Christy Webb

Gary Apr 25 2021 12:00 AM

My condolences to the Waddell family and those who were close to Christi.

Shelley Heber Apr 23 2021 12:00 AM