Jacquelyn (Jackie) Frances Christenson, 79, Isle, passed away in Florida on Jan. 3, 2019 with her family by her side.
Jackie was born on Sept. 28, 1939 in Boston, Mass. Jackie married John “Jack” P. Christenson on May 7, 1960 in St. Paul.
Jackie is survived by her loving husband, John “Jack” P. Christenson; daughters: Holly (Peter) Borgen, Maple Grove; Julie Christenson, Pahokee, Fla.; Mary (Andy) Flores, Woodbury; sister, Anne (Dennis) Brown, Burnsville; brother, Arthur “Bud” G. Miller, Jr., Hastings; seven grandchildren: Melissa (Dylan), Kailey, Andy, Tiana, David, Christopher and Matthew; great-grandchild, Rylie; and many other nieces and nephews.
Acts of love and remembrance of Jackie are appreciated with memorials to Camp Confidence, which was founded by Jackie’s brother-in-law Richard “Dick” Endres or to The American Cancer Society.
A celebration of Jackie’s life will be held at noon, Aug. 17, 2019 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Wahkon. Visitation will be at the church for one hour prior to the service. Lunch will be served immediately following the service at church.
Everyone is invited to “the Farm” after lunch.
Burial will be Monday, Aug. 19 at 10 a.m. at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
Arrangements by Mille Lacs Lake Funeral Home of Isle.