Christine M. Wellins
1948 — 2022
Christine Mary Wellins, 74, passed away Monday, August 8, 2022 at Mid-State Medical Center in Meriden surrounded by her loving husband, son and daughter. She was the wife of Neal B. Wellins. Chris was born April 24, 1948, in New Britain, CT, daughter of the late John ("Jack") E. and Eileen (Flynn) O'Keefe. Chris graduated from Mount St. Joseph Academy in 1966 and Duquesne University in 1970 with a Bachelor's of Science Degree in teaching, and from Southern Connecticut State University in 1977 with a Master's Degree in education. Chris was a teacher for 30 years in New Haven, primarily at East Rock Magnet School, where she met her husband, Neal. Chris lived in Cheshire for 39 years with her...