Christina Paul, 41

Christina (Rick) Paul, 41, of Campbellsport passed away on Jan. 17, 2012 at Hartford Memorial Hospital after a courageous battle with cancer. She was surrounded by her loving family.

Christina was born Feb. 9, 1970 in West Bend, the daughter of James and Dorothy (Neuy) Rick.

Christina was united in marriage to Robert Paul Jr. on Feb. 1, 2001.

In her younger years Christina really loved to watch the movie "Dirty Dancing," she thought Patrick Swayze looked so much like her brother Arthur (Artie) they had such a close bond.

Her daughter Melissa and her were inseparable and spent countless hours together doing anything from shopping, games and just hanging out.

Before Christina became ill she loved to shop with her sister Mary. Up to her death she loved to play games like cribbage and Yahtzee with her brothers Kevin and Darren and her children Joshua, Cody, and Jake. She also enjoyed putting together puzzles and playing cards with her son Andrew.

Her children and grandchildren where her pride and joy.

She is survived by her devoted husband Robert (Bob) Paul Jr. and five loving children, Melissa Rick of Eden, Joshua Rick of Fond du Lac, and Cody Biermann, Jacob Bergdorf, and Andrew Paul, all of Campbellsport. Christina will be missed by her siblings, Mary (James) Schendel, Kevin (Denise Bergdorf), Darren Rick, all of Campbellsport, and her step-son, Jesse Paul of Eden. She will also be missed by her beautiful grandchildren, Kaleb, Cameron, Nikita, Haley and Alyssa.

Christina is preceded in death by her father and mother, James and Dorothy, her brother Arthur and infant brother Stacy. She is also preceded in death by her grandparents and many aunts and uncles.

The memorial for Christina Paul is Friday, Jan., 20, 2012, from 2-6 p.m. at the VFW Hall, 260 Sand Drive, West Bend, WI, 53095. Memorials in lieu of flowers are appreciated.