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Einer Jens Christensen
Birth: Dec. 13, 1917
Lake Benton
Lincoln County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Aug. 27, 2000
Sioux Falls
Minnehaha County
South Dakota, USA

Einer Christensen was born on December 13, 1917, in Lake Benton Mn. the son of Christian and Sophie Andersen Christensen. He grew up on the family farm and attended country school near Lake Benton. He worked on the family farm with his brothers for several years. Einer moved to Sioux Falls in 1943 and was married to Helen Eich on June 6, 1943. He was a mail carrier in Sioux Falls for thirty years, retiring in 1975. Helen passed away on July 29, 1997. Einer moved to Sunny Crest Villiage in 1998. He passed away there on August 27th, 2000 at the age of 82.

Einer was a member of the NARFE, AARP, and a 50 year member of the National Association of Letter Carriers. He enjoyed gardening, fishing, hunting animals, and riding his bike.

Grateful for having shared in his life is his son, Glenn of Santa Rosa, California; a daughter, Janice Hurley and her husband Rich, of Sioux Falls; 4 grandchildren, Michelle, Bryan, Lisa, and Aaron; and one great grandson, Joseph. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, five brothers and four sisters.

All are invited for lunch and fellowship at the church immediately following the committal service.

Funeral Service
11:00 am Thurday, August 31, 2000
Pastor Marvin Kormann - Officiating
Our Saviors Lutheran Church
Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Pallbearers
Bryan Hurely
Rich Hurley
Sean Heisler
John Eich
Tobey Eich
Tom Fleming

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 Parents:
  Christen Jensen Christensen (1867 - 1934)
  Sophia Andersen Christensen (1874 - 1941)
 
 Spouse:
  Helen Winafred Eich Christensen (1919 - 1997)
 
 Siblings:
  Andrew C. Christensen (1896 - 1969)*
  Karen Marie Christensen Meyer (1897 - 1964)*
  Ann Marie Christensen Meyer (1899 - 1926)*
  Charles Peter Christensen (1902 - 1977)*
  Fred B. Christensen (1904 - 1951)*
  Albert John Christensen (1906 - 1990)*
  Helen Martha Dorthea Christensen Hansen (1907 - 1999)*
  Einer Jens Christensen (1917 - 2000)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hills of Rest Memorial Park
Sioux Falls
Minnehaha County
South Dakota, USA
 
Created by: Chris Wimmer
Record added: Jan 08, 2009
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