Christine Ann Holliday-Rowe, 39, of Penacook, NH, died, Tuesday evening March 7, 2023 surrounded by love following a brief but courageous battle with breast cancer.
Christine was born in on June 29, 1983, in Hampton, VA to Thomas and Diane Holliday while they served in the USAF. Her early years were spent in Europe before the family settled to NH in 1988. She graduated from Pembroke Academy in 2002 and earned a Bachelor of Science in Education from Keene State College class of 2007. She was a beloved kindergarten teacher at Christa McAuliffe Elementary School in Concord, NH where she was awarded Distinguished Educator of the year in 2022.
Christine was the wife of Ernest Rowe. They were married on June 26, 2010 and enjoyed 12 happy years during which time they had 2 children, Amelia Simone, age 6 and Patton Kenneth, age 3
Christine’s many interests included stained glass artistry, arts and crafts, nature walks and kids of all kinds.
In addition to her husband and children, Christine is survived by her parents, Harold and Diane Davis of Pembroke; brothers, Nicholas Holliday of Essex, VT and Ian Davis of Derry; her sister, Melissa (Holliday) Towle of Boscawen; and many nieces, nephews and other beloved family members.
UPDATED SERVICE INFORMATION: Family and friends are invited to gather THURSDAY, MARCH 16, 2023, from 2pm to 5pm at Phaneuf Funeral Homes & Crematorium, 243 Hanover Street in Manchester, NH. A service will follow immediately after in the funeral home chapel. To view an online memorial, leave a message of condolence or for more information please visit https://phaneuf.net/.