Christa H. Jorck

Birth: August 30th, 1933
Death: April 4th, 2017
Age: 83 years
Residence:Bay City, MI
Survived By: Children; Vern (Barbara) Jorck of Columbus, IN, Harold (Connie) Jorck of Vail, CO, Ingrid Jorck of Bay City, MI, Bruce (Michelle) Jorck of Bay City, MI Grandchildren; Christina, Katherine, Alexander, Adam, Andy, Zack, Brandon and Savannah,

Jorck, Christa H.

Bay City, Michigan


Passed away Tuesday April 4, 2017 at the Mid-Michigan Medical Center in Midland after a brief illness at the age of 83 years. Christa was born August 30, 1933 in Mechlenburg, Germany to the late Karl and Martha (Schultz) Hintzmann. She has resided in this area most of her life. Christa was a lifelong farmer with her husband Armin and was the owner/operator of Christa’s Flowers for many years. Christa was a very outgoing and sociable person. Her greatest love was spending time with family and friends, especially the grandchildren. Christa married Armin K. Jorck on December 31, 1950 in Germany and they both came to the United States in 1956. Armin predeceased her on April 21, 2014. Christa is survived by her four children; Vern (Barbara) Jorck of Columbus, IN, Harold (Connie) Jorck of Vail, CO, Ingrid Jorck of Bay City and Bruce (Michelle) Jorck of Bay City. Eight grandchildren; Christina, Katherine, Alexander, Adam, Andy, Zack, Brandon, Savannah and many nieces, nephews and cousins also survive Christa. Two sisters; Martha and Elizabeth and a brother; Paul have predeceased Christa.


A memorial service will be held 2:00 p.m. Thursday April 20, 2017 at the Auburn First Baptist Church. Pastor Ed Lawrence will officiate. Honoring Christa’s wishes, cremation has already taken place. Friends may call the Auburn First Baptist Church on the day for the service from 1:00 p.m. until time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the American Cancer Society or the donor’s favorite charity. Arrangements by the Cunningham-Taylor Funeral Homes, Inc., 312 W. Midland Rd., Auburn, MI 48611-0394.

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