|Birth: ||May 24, 1883|
|Death: ||Jun. 2, 1961|
Mrs. Ella M. Christensen, 78, died Friday at the Samaritan Nursing Home of a heart condition after an illness of about six years.
The former Ella M. Stoppel was born in Rochester Township May 25, 1883. On June 29, 1910, in Rochester, she was married to Harvey G. Christensen. He died in 1935.
Mrs. Christensen is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Lloyd Johnson of Tacoma, Wash., and three grandchildren.
She was a member of Byron Methodist Church and Rebaekah Byronia Lodge 84 of Byron.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday a Vine Funeral Home, the Rev. David Achterkirch officiating. Burial will be in Byron Cemetery. Friends may call at Vine Funeral Home after 7 p.m. today.
Pallbearers for the funeral of Mrs. Ella M. Christensen, 78, have been announced. They are six nephews, Henry, Leonard, William, Vernon, Leon, and Bernard Markham. Funeral services were held this afternoon at the Vine Funeral Home with bruial in the Byron Cemetery. Mrs. Christensen died Friday at the Samaritan Nursing Home. Among survivors not previously mentioned is sister Mrs. Bernie Markham of Oronoco.
Henry (Heinrich) Stoppel (1854 - 1945)
Mary Grimm Stoppel (1855 - 1945)
Ella M Stoppel Christensen (1883 - 1961)
Mabel Clare Stoppel Markham (1894 - 1983)*
Created by: Mary Fuller
Record added: Jan 28, 2012
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