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 Neola <I>Peterson</I> Christensen

Neola Peterson Christensen

Birth
Richfield, Sevier County, Utah, USA
Death 17 Feb 1993 (aged 84)
Richfield, Sevier County, Utah, USA
Burial Richfield, Sevier County, Utah, USA
Plot A.05.11.01
Memorial ID 89941 · View Source
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Helen Neola Peterson age 84
Helen Neola (Delbert) Christensen

1910 Census Richfield, Sevier, Utah
Joseph M Peterson 26
Milda M Peterson 23, 3 child, 3 living
Joseph O Peterson 3
Helen W Peterson 2
Ruby Peterson 1mo.

1920 Census Richfield, Sevier, Utah
Joseph M Peterson 36
Nelda M Peterson 32
J Orean Peterson 13
Helen N Peterson 11
Ruby H Peterson 9
Reed M Peterson 8
Marion C Peterson 6
Leland D Peterson 5
Zell B Peterson 3y 11 months
Eldred L Peterson 2y 8 months
Max G Peterson 6 months
Own home

1928 Married Manti, Sanpete, Utah
Miss Neola Peterson
Delbert Christensen

1930 Census Richfield, Sevier, Utah
Delbert Christensen 23, farm labor
Neola Christensen 22
Corine Christensen 1y 2mos
Renting, 259 First East Street, radio

1940 Census Richfield, Sevier, Utah
Delbert E Christinsen 33, farmer
Nerla P Christinsen 32
Creina Christinsen 11
Val D Christinsen 10
Den Lee Christinsen 6
Nedra Christinsen 6
Jo Ann Christinsen 5
Jean Christinsen 3
David Christinsen 1
Own home, 377 So. Main

1993 Obituary
Helen Neola Peterson Christensen, 84, of Richfield, Utah, died February 17, 1993 at her daughter's home in Richfield.
She was born March 10, 1908 in Richfield, Utah, to Joseph Morten and Nelda Marie Busk Peterson. She married Delbert Theodore Christensen, June 14, 1928 in Manti, Utah. The marriage was solemnized in the Manti LDS Temple, June of 1963. He died December 23, 1979.
Neola was proud that she has lived her whole life in Richfield. She and Del celebrated their 50th anniversary in 1978. Her whole life was her family with many Danish style get-togethers.
Before her marriage, she worked as a telephone operator in Richfield. She was an Avon Representative for 23 years and was a member of the BPW and DUP, holding offices in both.
Her hobbies included sewing and gardening. She won ribbons at the Sevier County Fair for her plant and flower entries.
Active member of the LDS Church. She served in all the auxiliary organizations.
She is survived by four sons and five daughters and their spouses, Corene Anderson, Don and wife, Mary Christensen, all Richfield, Utah; JoAnn and husband, Pete Hansen, Salt Lake City, Utah; Jean and husband, Reed Kesler, Richfield, Utah; David and wife, Ricarda Christensen, Sunset, Utah; Nan and husband, Lynn Peacock, Hooper, Utah; Terry and wife, Marsha Christensen, Richfield, Utah; Myrna and husband, John Lee, Las Vegas, Nevada; Karl and wife, Debbie Christensen, Richfield, Utah; 48 grandchildren; 99 great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren; three brothers and one sister, Zell Peterson, Eldred Peterson, Ehrmel Peterson, Verlene Wrigley, all of Richfield, Utah.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, son, Val D. Christensen; two daughters, Nedra Foy and Susan Christensen; six brothers, Reed, Marian, Leland, Max, Sylvan, Neldon, one sister, Ruby.
Funeral services will be held Monday, February 22, 1993 at 1 p.m. in the Richfield 11th LDS Ward Chapel, 985 South 400 West, Richfield, Utah. Friends may call at the Neal S. Magleby & Sons Mortuary in Richfield, Sunday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. and at the ward chapel, Monday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Funeral Directors: Neal S. Magleby & Sons Mortuary, Richfield, Utah.
Burial Richfield City Cemetery.
Deseret News, Fri. Feb 19, 1993, Page E20

GF Niels Morten Peterson 1819-1903
GM Johannah K Larsen Peterson 1858-1945



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  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 89941
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Neola Peterson Christensen (10 Mar 1908–17 Feb 1993), Find A Grave Memorial no. 89941, citing Richfield City Cemetery, Richfield, Sevier County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by RememberThem (contributor 47180780) .