Obituaries

Obituaries

Elsie L. Christensen 1901 - 2006

Funeral services for Elsie L. Christensen, 104, Lawrence, will be in Fairview, Utah. Burial will follow in Fairview City Cemetery.Mrs. Christensen died Friday, Feb. 3, 2006, at The Windsor of Lawrence.She was born Aug. 23, 1901, in Fairview, Utah, the daughter of Louis C. and Hansena Petersen Larsen. She earned a teaching degree from Snow Academy in Ephraim, Utah. Mrs. Christensen taught for two years and was also a homemaker. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.She married Reuben Henry "Steve" Christensen on April 2, 1923, in Salt Lake City. He died March 24, 1984.Survivors include two sons, R.J., Boise, Idaho, and Jerry, Pullman, Wash.; a daughter, Margaret "Chris" Day, Lawrence; a sister, Faun Madsen, Elko, Nev.; eight grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and 12 great-great-grandchildren.The family suggests memorials to Southern Care Hospice, sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.E-mail condolences may be sent to info@warrenmcelwain.com, subject: Christensen.