Our beloved mother and grandmother, Edna "Ned" Cushing Christensen, joined our father on June 24, 2004 due to an unexpected illness.
Born August 29, 1922, daughter of James E and Helen Alvita Schneider Cushing in Taylorsville, Utah. Married her life-long love, Albert L. Christensen, July 3, 1940 in Tremonton, Utah. He passed away February 14, 2002. Together they raised five children who rewarded them with 19 grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson. She found joy in family togetherness and pleasing others. The treasured gifts she made with love, she gave generously. She will be missed by all. After raising her family, she started her career at Sorenson Research where she retired as a Supervisor.
Survived by her children, Ruth Collins, Shirley (Bob) Jensen, Bill (Susan) Christensen, Nedra (Chuck) Norton; daughter-in-law, Marsha (Eric) Eisiminger; sisters, Jo Butterfield, Viola Click, Betty Brannan, and Jimmie Wood. Preceded in death by husband; son, Rick; brother, Willard; two grandchildren.
Funeral services to be held Mon., June 28th, at 11 a.m. at the Taylorsville 13th Ward, 1495 W. Tamarack Rd., Taylorsville, Utah. Friends may call Sun., June 27th from 6-8 p.m. at McDougal Funeral Home, 4330 S. Redwood Rd., Taylorsville, UT. Interment, Valley View Memorial Park.