Christine Raye Belleau, went to her Heavenly home on April 18, 2021 at age 74.
Christine was born July 29, 1946 in Denver, Colorado to Catherine and Arthur Handy.
Christine was a selfless and caring mother to her three children – Ryan, Tiffany and Rayelle. She raised her children with love and devotion in Colorado Springs, Colorado with her husband, Roger Belleau.
Christine taught and ran a Montessori preschool and kindergarten for over 30 years. “Ms. Raye” was a dedicated teacher who delighted in helping young children discover a love for learning and knowledge at an early age.
Christine had an amazing love for animals. Her favorites were always cats. She cared for hundreds of cats over the years and she volunteered as a foster mom for Wild Blue Cats, a cat rescue and sanctuary in Colorado Springs. She had a gift with animals and lovingly nurtured countless kittens as they waited for adoption.
Christine was a believer in Jesus Christ and her family and friends find comfort in knowing that she is with her Heavenly Father.
Donations in Christine’s memory can be made to Wild Blue Cats, Colorado Springs, CO.