|Birth: ||Jan. 18, 1939|
|Death: ||Sep. 9, 2012|
Allen Christenson, of O'Neill, NE. passed away early Sunday morning, September 9, 2012 at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, NE. Allen was born on January 18, 1939, in Aurora, NE. to Raymond Gordon and Bessie "Betty" (Schmidt) Christenson.
Allen graduated from Aurora (NE.) High School, and attended the University of Nebraska for 4 years, earning his Bachelor of Science degree. He met Sherry Lee Bergh and they were married in Plainview, NE. on June 14, 1963. He served in the U.S. Navy from September of 1961 until June of 1966. He worked as a farmer and rancher. He was a member of the Faith Community Church, O'Neill, NE. American Legion Simonson Post 93, and a Praise Network board member.
Allen is preceded in death by: Father.
Allen is survived by: wife, Sherry Christenson; sons; Reed Christenson, of Cape Cod, MA. and Todd Christenson and wife Andrea, of Hong Kong; daughter, Shelly Asplin and husband Toby, of Omaha, NE.; mother, Betty Christenson of Aurora, NE.; 3 Grandchildren; brothers; Ron Christenson, of Clay Center, NE., Gale Christenson, of Aurora, NE. and Roger Christenson, of Aurora, NE. and sister, Diana Peterson, of Lincoln, NE.
Graveside services were at the Aurora Cemetery, Aurora, NE. Military rites conducted by the O'Neill (NE.) American Legion Simonson Post 93.
Raymond Gordon Christenson (1910 - 2002)
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