Marian Lillian Christensen, 90, formerly of Escanaba, Michigan passed away on June 4, 2012 at Medical Lodges of Holton, KS. She was born November 29, 1921 the daughter of Malvin and Marie (Silk) Anderson. She was preceded in death by her husband Edward Francis Christensen.
Marian was an active volunteer at the Bishop Noa nursing home for many years in Escanaba. She was also a member of the Escanaba Eagles. She enjoyed traveling and spoiling her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She retired from Chicago North Western railroad as a switch board operator in Chicago in 1983.
She grew up in Chicago IL and following her retirement moved to Escanaba, MI with her husband. In August of 2011 she moved to Mayetta, KS
She is survived by her daughter Ellen (Ed) Sliva of Chicago; granddaughter Corinne (Robert) Lange of Mayetta, KS; grandsons Edward (Jennifer) Sliva, Joseph Sliva, and Stanley (Marge) Sliva all of Chicago. She had 3 great grandsons, Robbie, Ryan and Rory Lange and 4 great granddaughters Amelia, Abigail, Madelyn, and Allison Sliva. Marian had many nieces and nephews.