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Althea Jennie Elizabeth Christensen Mount
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Birth: Jan. 12, 1921
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 12, 2012
Vero Beach
Indian River County
Florida, USA

Life Legacy

Althea E. Mount, 91, of Vero Beach, Florida died March 12, 2012 at Horizon Bay in Vero Beach.

She was born in Brooklyn, New York. She was a resident of Vero Beach for ten years, previously lived in Okeechobee, Florida, for 25 years, coming from Monroe Township, New Jersey.

She attended Hightstown High School and Rider College in New Jersey and also Indian River Community College. Prior to her retirement, she taught elementary school and worked for McGraw-Hill Publishing. She was a Volunteer Guardian ad Litem. She was a devout Christian and a staunch Republican. Also an accomplished artist, her portrait of President George H. W. Bush is in the collection of the George Bush Presidential Library.

Survivors include her son, David C. Mount, of Falls Church, Virginia; one daughter, Carolyn M. Plank, of Vero Beach; two grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Joseph C. Mount, who died in 2001, and two brothers, Lloyd and Stanley Christensen.

A visitation will be held Friday, March 16, 2012 from 10-11:00 am at the Strunk Funeral Home and Crematory in Vero Beach, where a Funeral Service will begin at 11:00am. The Commital Service will follow at 3:00pm at the Evergreen Cemetery in Okeechobee.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Alfred Gilbert Christensen (1891 - 1965)
  Emma Elizabeth Christensen (1893 - 1993)
 
 Spouse:
  Joseph Croshaw Mount (1914 - 2001)*
 
 Sibling:
  Stanley George Christensen (1918 - 1986)*
  Althea Jennie Elizabeth Christensen Mount (1921 - 2012)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Married July 6, 1946
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Okeechobee
Okeechobee County
Florida, USA
 
Maintained by: David & Carolyn (Mount) ...
Originally Created by: Ken & Nancy
Record added: Apr 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25903073
Althea Jennie Elizabeth <i>Christensen</i> Mount
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Althea Jennie Elizabeth <i>Christensen</i> Mount
Added by: David & Carolyn (Mount) Plank
 
Althea Jennie Elizabeth <i>Christensen</i> Mount
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 Added: Mar. 13, 2012
 
 
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