Christy L. Holteen, age 63, of Boone, Iowa, died Thursday, February 17, 2022, at Israel Family Hospice House in Ames, Iowa.
No public service will be held at this time. Condolences may be expressed online at www.amesmonument.com.
Born October 21, 1958, in Boone, Iowa, Christy Lynn Holteen was one of six children born to Robert and Bertha Firnhaber. She grew up and received her education in Boone and was married to Ben A. Holteen on May 13, 2004, in Jefferson, Iowa.
Christy loved the company of her family and had a knack for making the holidays special. She also enjoyed an occasional visit to the casino and listening to her favorite song, Please Remember Me by Tim McGraw.
Survivors include her husband, Ben; two children, Benjamin Holteen and Angie Firnhaber, both of Boone; a grandson, Jonathon Gage Holteen of Des Moines; a brother, Mike Firnhaber of Boone; a sister, Cindy (Mike) Templeton of Boone; as well as many nieces, nephews, and other extended family members.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Phil Firnhaber and Jeff Firnhaber; and a sister, Pam Anderson.
Ames Monument & Cremation Center has been entrusted with the care of Christy and her family.
I am so sorry for your loss. Christy always had a smile for everyone. Gone too soon.
This is a good photo of Christy, it's the way I like to remember her. She was a good person.
I am so sorry for the loss of Christy. She was a wonderful friend even though we had not seen each other in years. My heart is heavy from the loss. Donna, Sue and I all have heavy hearts. RIP my friend. My thoughts are with family and friends.
TILL WE MEET AGAIN!!! :(
Julie, I'm sorry to hear about your cousin. My condolences to your family.
Julie, I'm sorry to hear about your cousin. My condolences to you all.
I'm sorry for your loss. You're in my thoughts and prayers.
Please accept my sympathy in this loss. Keep your loving memories close in your heart.
I WAS SO SORRY TO HEAR OF CHRISTY PASSING! MAY GOD BLESS HER & HER FAMILY! R.I. P. GIRL!
My thoughts and prayer for her family and friends. She was a wonderful person.
Praying for you and you’re family. I am sorry for your loss. The world lost a good women and the best slot machine winner.
She was such a lovely lady. So sorry for your loss.
My thoughts and prayers are with the family during this difficult time.
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