Christine “Christy” M. Hague

Feb. 16, 1977 — April 7, 2024

Christine “Christy” M. Hague, 47, of Winamac, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, April 7.

She was born on Feb. 16, 1977, in Chicago, Illinois to Alan and Karen (Younker) Utes. Christy grew up in Winamac and graduated from Winamac Community High School with the class of 1995. Christy enjoyed playing softball, swimming and participating in school activities such as Sunshine Society, Beta Club and National Honor Society. Christy was a member of the inaugural Winamac girls’ softball high school team and spent several summers lifeguarding at the Bass Lake Beach. She attended Indiana University in Bloomington where she was a member of the Alpha Delta Pi Sorority and earned a bachelor’s degree in 1999. The summer between her freshman and sophomore year at IU, Christy met the love of her life, Jason Hague. On July 22, 2000, Christy and Jason were married at the First Christian Church in Winamac. They lived in Indianapolis for a year before moving to Winamac in 2001.

Christy was a devoted member of the First Christian Church. She was currently serving as the church secretary and an elder. She had formerly served as a deaconess and youth group leader. Christy was a volunteer for the Winamac Chiefs and served on the board for the Winamac Girls’ Softball League, Pulaski County EMS and Pulaski Animal Center.

Christy was the Credentialing Coordinator and Physician Liaison at Pulaski Memorial Hospital in Winamac.  Prior to working at PMH, she was the office manager at the Clinic for Women and Family Health in Winamac. She had also formerly worked as the Pulaski County Emergency Preparedness Coordinator. Christy’s first job after moving back to Winamac was as the office manager at Pulaski County ExPRESS.

Christy was an avid supporter of her children’s activities and sports.  She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, daughter, sister and aunt. Christy will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.  

She is survived by husband Jason L. Hague, Winamac; daughter Ella M. Hague, Winamac; son Alex L. Hague, Winamac; mother Karen M. (Younker) Utes, Winamac; sisters: Julie [Mike] Warner, Anderson and Laurie Utes, Greenville, South Carolina; nephew Blake Warner, Anderson; niece Emily Warner, Anderson; paternal grandfather Frank E. Utes, Des Plaines, Illinois; many aunts, uncles and cousins; father-in-law John [Peg] Hague, Brookston; brothers-in-law: Tony [Angie] Hague, Glen Lyn, Virginia and TJ [Kelly] Hague, LaPorte; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father Dr. Frank Alan Utes; mother-in-law Mary Ann (Rasborshek) Hague; paternal grandmother Esther (Rowoldt) Utes; and maternal grandparents: William and Dorothy (Hargis) Younker.

Cremation will take place at Frain Crematory in Winamac.

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, April 12, at the First Christian Church in Winamac, with Pastor Jeff Seger officiating.

A celebration of life will be from 3-6 p.m., Friday, April 12, at the Celebration Station (Opera House) in Winamac.   

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family c/o Jason Hague to support Ella and Alex’s higher education.  

Online tributes may be offered at

Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary in Winamac. 

(Pulaski County Journal — April 10, 2024)

Pulaski County Journal

114 W. Main Street
Winamac, IN 46996

(574) 946-6628

Comment Here