Marion A Christensen

Marion A Christensen

Birth
Brodhead, Green County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 24 Jan 2006 (aged 94)
Burial Monona, Dane County, Wisconsin, USA
Memorial ID 13135022 · View Source
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Marion A. Christensen, age 94, died on Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2006. He was born on Jan. 16, 1912, in Brodhead, to Marius and Mary (Nelson) Christensen. Marion graduated from Brodhead High School. After graduation, he served for several years in the C.C.C., Civilian Conservation Corps. During World War II, Marion served in the U. S. Army from 1942 until 1945 in Europe with the Ninth Armored Division. He attended the University of Wisconsin on the G.I. Bill from 1946 until 1949 with a bachelor's degree in business. Marion started working for the State Medical Society from 1949 until retiring in January 1977. He was united in marriage on Sept. 4, 1949 to Mabel Bork. Marion loved fishing, gardening and playing cards. He was a member of Bethel Lutheran Church and East Side Euchre Club. Marion is survived by his wife, Mabel; a son, Alan of Fitchburg; a daughter, Mary (Col. Robert) Stiegel; two grandchildren, Victoria and Katherine Stiegel, all from San Antonia, Texas; and a sister-in-law, Sylvia Christensen. He was preceded in death by his parents; an infant son, Gary; two sisters, Lillian (Carl) Papcke and Lynda (Herman) Brotz; and brothers, Arthur (Dorothy), Jennings (Effie), Nelson (Myrtle), Oliver (Evelyn), and Ira. Funeral services will be held at BETHEL LUTHERAN CHURCH, 312 Wisconsin Ave., Madison, at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 28, 2006, with the Rev. George Bauman presiding. Burial will be at Roselawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be at GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL HOME, 5203 Monona Drive from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 27, 2006.


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  • Created by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye
  • Added: 26 Jan 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 13135022
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Marion A Christensen (16 Jan 1912–24 Jan 2006), Find a Grave Memorial no. 13135022, citing Roselawn Memorial Park, Monona, Dane County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Mr. Badger Hawkeye (contributor 46542485) .