Jerry R. Christensen, age 80 of Crystal, MN, passed away September 6, 2021. Preceded in death by parents, Kenny and Evie; sister, Jenifer; brother-in-law, LeRoy; nephew, Kent; and wife, Helen.
Jerry retired after a 40 year career working for MN DOT in TMC. He was a member of Mets from MN and the Robbinsdale American Legion where he attended Toastmasters and could often be found singing karaoke. Jerry loved his family and friends.
He is survived by loving daughters, Nancy (Dennis), Karen (Dan), and Jess; grandchildren, Olivia (Billy), Miranda, Amanda, and Hannah; brother, Ron (Deana); sisters, Jeanne, Candy (Curt), and Celeste; and many nieces nephews, and cousins.
A Celebration of Life Memorial and Luncheon will be at 12 noon Sunday, September 12, 2021, at Evans-Nordby Funeral Home, 6000 Brooklyn Blvd., Brooklyn Center. A Graveside Service will be at 1 PM Saturday, September 25, 2021, at the Wild Rice Cemetery in Fossum, MN, with lunch to follow at the Gary Lutheran Church
It is a place of compassion, sincerity, professionalism, and staff who go above and beyond their call of duty. Our family has sadly used both chapels over the past months. The caring did not stop after the services. They offer their continued compassion to adults and children. With grateful hearts thank you.