Beaver City, Nebraska
Ralph E. Christensen, age 91, of Beaver City, Nebraska
died Thursday, March 24, 2005 at Beaver City Manor. He was born December 15, 1913 at Orleans, Nebraska
to Theodore & Millie (Noren) Christensen.
He grew up in Orleans and Beaver City
area. He attended country school. He married Hazel Hardenbrook on December 11,
1935 at Beaver City, Nebraska.
They farmed South of Beaver City for 6 years and moved West of Beaver
City where they continued to farm till
retirement in the fall of 2002 at which time he enter the Beaver City
Manor. His wife Hazel died January 6,
2003. He had served on the School board
and the Furnas Co Election Board in his younger years. He was a member of First Christian Church in Beaver City, Nebraska
where he served as Elder & Trustee for many years.
Preceded in death by parents, wife Hazel, son Doran in 1993,
1 grandson Ryan Rupe in 1970, brother
Paul, 3 sisters Edith, Edna and Estillene.
Son; Neal & wife Karen
Christensen of Lincoln, NE
2 Daughters; Sharon & husband
John Rupe of Holdrege, NE
Linda & husband Wayne Pate of Cropwell,
Daughter-in-law; Sue Christensen
of Columbus, Ohio
Sisters: Elsie Dunlap of Beaver City, NE
Champlin of Wichita, Kansas
Christensen of Holdrege, NE
Brother-in-law: Bob & wife
Erma Hardenbrook of Thornton,
Viewing & visitation is Sunday, March 27, 2005, 1 PM till
8 PM at Wenburg Funeral Home in Beaver
City, Nebraska and
prior to services Monday at the church.
Condolences or personal reflections can be left at wenburgfuneralhome.com.
Funeral services are Monday, March 28, 2005 at 10:30 AM at
First Christian Church in Beaver City,
Nebraska with Pastor Phil Olsen,
officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Hope Cemetery at Beaver
City, Nebraska. Wenburg funeral Home of Beaver City, Nebraska
in charge of services.