Bob and Ev Hoffer's 48 year old daughter Christina Hoffer Merlott died unexpectedly in her Colorado Springs, CO home on Dec 7, 2016. She is survived by her husband and three children. Local services will be held from 5:00 - 7:00 pm Tuesday, Dec 20, 2016 at Grace Evangelical Church, 1325 E. Jefferson St, Morton, IL. Funeral services will be at 10:00 am Wednesday, Dec 21, 2016 at the church with burial following at Springdale Cemetary, 3014 N. Prospect Rd, Peoria, IL. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made, in Christina's name, to Mothers of Pre-Schoolers (MOPS) at mops.org or to the Delta Zeta Sorority foundation at deltazeta.org/give-graciously.