Kristine Elizabeth Hart was born in upstate NY on July 26, 1957 and passed from this life on October 9, 2019 at her brother’s home in NM.
Born in Auburn NY she spent most of her life in the Phoenix, AZ area until moving to Flagstaff AZ and then eventually to Clovis NM where she resided with her younger brother and his wife until her passing.
Kristine spent her life providing care for others, working in nursing homes caring for the less fortunate and elderly.
Kris was loved by all that knew her. Family and friends were very important to her. Before her passing she called each of her friends and loved ones to tell them goodbye. Kris was kind hearted and generous in nature. She loved life and loved having fun still a prankster up until her last days. She and her little brother, “Donnie” were always getting into mischief.
Kris was preceded in death by Donald L Bates Sr. (Biological Father), Elizabeth Simmons (Mother), LeRoy Simmons (Dad) and Thomas Hart (Spouse).
Of her siblings Kris is survived by her younger sister Susie M. Bates Garcia (Jim) of Modesto, CA, An older brother Russell Bates of Arizona and her “Little” brother Donald “Donnie” L Bates (Belinda) of Clovis, NM
She is also survived by her daughter Marsha Camacho of Arizona, six grandchildren: Jonathan, Stephanie, Diamond, Carolyne Marsha and Vincent. Niece and nephews; Marie Garcia- Tharpe, Timothy Garcia, Russell Bates and Donald Allen and Billy Bates.
Great Nieces and Nephews: Kamryn Garcia, DJ, Danielle, and Matthew Bates and Jacob, Lyllian and Sylas Garcia