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Christine “Chris” Sue Poston

Christine "Chris" Sue Poston


Christine “Chris” Sue Poston, 73, of Tilden, IL; born on December 31, 1947 in Washington, IL; passed away Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at the Missouri Baptist Medical Center in St. Louis, MO.

Chris was an avid Cubs baseball fan.  She enjoyed reading, crocheting and spending time with her family.  Chris loved her two dogs, Bella and Patches, like grandbabies.

She was preceded in death by her parents – Ernest and Juanita (Fitchen) Bammann.

Chris is survived by her loving husband  – Charles E. Poston of Tilden, IL to whom she married on November 19, 1967; three children –  Chad Poston of Tilden, IL, Chet Poston of Tilden, IL and Cherie (Shad) Smith of Sparta, IL; one brother – Douglas Bammann of Starkville, MS; one sister – Char (Norm) Milz of NV.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association.

Condolences to the family may be expressed at

Family and friends may attend Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Tilden on Sunday, June 20, 2021 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. and at the Tilden First Baptist Church on Monday, June 21, 2021 from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.

Funeral services will be held at the Tilden First Baptist Church on Monday, June 21, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Paul Hahn officiating

Interment will be held at Tilden Cemetery in Tilden, IL.

Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Tilden, IL is in charge of arrangements

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  1. Cathie Hays Raney says:

    Charles and family, my prayers are with you at this difficult time. Chris was always kind and thoughtful. I pray for comfort and peace for your family.

  2. Judy Suggs says:

    So very sorry for your loss. Please know your family is in my prayers during this difficult time.

  3. Vicky Wendt says:


    I am so sorry for the loss of your Mom. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.

  4. Nancy Knapp says:

    Cherie & family: I’m so sorry to hear of the loss of your Mom. My prayers will be for God’s peace and comfort to cover you all during this difficult time.

  5. Christina Gordillo says:

    Chris was absolutely one of the most shining examples of kindness in every way, Everyday spent working along side of her she made enjoyable I will always cherish the conversations we had and I am grateful for having had the honor of calling her not only a co- worker, but also a friend . My deepest condolences to all of her family .

  6. Donna Martens says:

    RIP Chris you were such a sweet person. I really enjoyed working with you. Sending prayers

  7. Wendy Gipson says:

    What a beautiful soul! I had many talks with Chris while working at Walmart. My sympathies are with the family during this time. RIP My Friend!

  8. Cindy Westenberger says:

    Chris was a beautiful person who made my early days at Walmart so much better. I’ll miss you my friend. Until we see each other again ❤️

  9. Michelle Dotson says:

    So sorry for your loss. I worked with Chris she was a very sweet person

  10. Sharon young says:

    I’m so sorry I always enjoyed working the morning shift with Chris at walmart…

    • Cindy Rackley says:

      My heart goes out to the Family hugs and prayers for comfort , I loved Chris dearly she was always so soft spoken , had a great sence of humor ,She could light up a room with her smile , I enjoyed our many talks and shifts together we had fun , She will be truely missed Fly high my friend, now with no pain or tears , but tears of happiness and healing ❤️ 😢

  11. Laurence H. "Larry" McGuire says:

    My condolences to Charles and his family. May the fond memories you hold give you comfort in your time of sorrow.

  12. Leo and Ruth says:

    Sincere sympathy sent to her family

  13. Dana Mueller says:

    I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

  14. Tammy Weber says:

    I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers.

  15. Samantha Rodrigues says:

    My deepest sympathies for your loss. I pray that your family finds peace and healing during this time.

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