Margaret Helga (Jensen) Christensen, 96, passed away on Monday, March 12, 2018 at the Boone County Health Center in Albion.
She is survived by her daughters: Deanna (Gale) Barnes of Columbus, Linda (Gary-deceased) Patzel of Newman Grove, and Kathleen (Larry) Rasmussen of Albion; 11 grandchildren and 26 great grandchildren; in-laws, Herman and Norma Christensen, and Kathleen Christensen.
She was preceded in death by her spouse, Duane in 2002; parents Nels and Bessie; siblings: Leonard (Patty) Jensen, Arnold (Betty) Jensen, Betty June (Ron) Stone, and Thelma (Kermit) Cederlind; son-in-law, Gary Patzel; grandson, Jeffrey Barnes; in-laws: Herman and Salvina Christensen, Evelyn and Clifford Jensen, Garnet and Bill Pelter, Doug and Lucille Christensen, Clay Christensen, and Dale Christensen.
Services were held Thursday, March 15, 2018 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Newman Grove. Burial followed at Hope Cemetery in Newman Grove.
Newman Grove Memorial Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.