July 10, 1924-Jan. 1, 2014
CANBY?- Services for Calvin Christensen, 89, of Canby will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in Canby. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Friday at the church, with a prayer service at 7:45 p.m. Visitation will continue on Saturday at the church one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in St. Stephen’s Cemetery, Canby. Military honors will be provided by Canby Military Honor Guard and Rueben-Hansen American Legion Post 195 of Hendricks.
He died Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at the Good Samaritan Society in Windom.
He was born July 10, 1924, on the family farm in Shaokatan Township, Lincoln County, to Merton and Lillie (Jensen) Christensen.
Survivors include his wife, Lavonda of Windom; daughter, Monica Orren of Granite Falls; two sons, Paul of Kooskia, Ind. and Todd of Canby; stepchildren, Larry Eggen of Storden, Renee Myffels of Troy, Mo., Deb Mattson of Windom; 10 grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren.