At the Victoria Glen Manor, Perth-Andover, April 19, 2018, Mrs. Eleanor Christensen of New Denmark passed away in her 100th year. She was the widow of Lewis Christensen. Born at New Denmark in 1918, she was a daughter of the late Hans and Anna (Neilsen) Jensen.
She is survived by her son, Gordon (Linda) of New Denmark, daughter-in-law, Laurel (late Douglas) of New Denmark, seven grandchildren, Peggy, Laurie Ann (Peter), Patricia, Donald (Barbara), Ronald, David (Tina) and Stephen (Kelly), great grandchildren, John, James, Jana, Jordan, Ryan, William, Tiffany, Brittany, Courtney, Cody, Cassidy, Justin, Christopher, Brayden, Tyler, nieces and nephews. Predeceased by two sons, Delbert and Douglas, great grandson Corey, five brothers, John, Carl, Neils, Edward and Donald and eight sisters, Agnez, Hilda, Olive, a second Olive, Amelia, Vickie, Carrie and Johanne.
Resting at St. Ansgar’s Anglican Church, New Denmark with visiting hours on Friday, April 20th from 7 to 9 p.m. and Saturday from 12:30 to 2 p.m.
Her funeral service will be held Saturday, April 21st at 2 p.m. from St. Ansgar's Anglican Church, New Denmark with Father Stephen Harnish officiating. Interment will be in the adjoining cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Donald, Ronald, David, Stephen Christensen, Brayden Rideout and Tyler Clark.
For those who wish, donations to St. Ansgar's Memorial Fund would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements are by O'Regan's Funeral Home Ltd.