Kristina (Tina) Lynn Pence, 39, of Fairbanks, Alaska went to be with the Lord on January 29, 2014.
She passed away in an apartment fire In Fairbanks.
She was born in Fairbanks as Kristina Lynn Hanson on January 13, 1975 to Harlan and Sheila Hanson.
She was raised and graduated from Delta Junction High School in 1993. Kristina had a great love for people, and loved animals and they loved her. She was proud to serve as Miss Deltana In 1991-1992.
Kristina was preceded in death by her grandfather, Austin J. Walker; grandparents, Henry & Julia Hanson; aunts, Elaine Fickbohm and Shirley Batterman; and step-father William R. Lyons.
She is survived by her estranged husband, Jay Pence of Fairbanks; her children, Heidi and Robert Ellis of Delta Junction; grandmother, Edith Walker of Delta Junction; mother, Sheila Lyons-Smith & husband David Smith III of Delta Junction; father, Harlan Hanson & wife Holly of Sturgis, S.D.; brother, Shanen David Hanson & wife Amapola, his children, Hannah & Seth, and her son, Amapiolo (Amel) Tabar; step-brother, Dennis Lyons & wife Tonya; step-sister, Sharon Lyons of Warren, MI; uncles, Marvin Walker & wife Rose of Washington, Jerry Walker & wife Cheryl of Gilet, WY, Robert Walker & wife Rena of Delta Junction, Gerald Hanson & wife Jan, Robert Fickbohm of Newell, S.D., Donald Batterman of Glenwood Springs, CO; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Arrangements were entrusted to Chapel of Chimes Funeral Home.