CUMBERLAND — Kristina “Tina” Marie Vining, 23, of Cumberland, died Jan. 11.
She was born in Portland on Feb. 14, 1991, a daughter of Sarah (Taylor) and Gregory Vining. She attended Cumberland schools, including Greely High School, and graduated from Portland High School with the class of 2009. She then attended Hesser College and received her associate’s degree in massage therapy.
Vining enjoyed softball, volleyball, basketball, playing guitar and choral singing. She will be remembered for her smile, the joy she found in helping others, and the companionship she gave her sisters and her niece, Serenity.
She was predeceased by her maternal grandmother, Maggie Taylor.
Vining is survived by her mother, Sarah Leclair and husband, Andrew; her father, Gregory Vining and wife ,Terry; her maternal grandfather, William F. Taylor; her paternal grandmother, Claire Vining; her sisters, Carol Ann Vining and Andrea Taylor Vining; her niece, Serenity Lynn Geisinger; and her very special friend, Derek Cadigan.
A funeral was held Jan. 17 at Lindquist Funeral Home, Yarmouth.