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Obituary: Eric Christensen


Eric Christensen, age 67, of Newhope, died Saturday, June 1, 2024.

Eric was born on Jan. 13, 1957, in Marion, Ind. to Eunice Jackson and the late W.S. “Chris” Christensen.

He loved his mother’s cooking and drinking coffee with her. Eric was a gentle soul. He knew Jesus Christ as his personal savior. Eric will be deeply missed.

Eric was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Robert and Nan Andrews Irvin; his two brothers, Dave Christensen and Rick Morris; and his stepfather, H.L “Hadge”  Jackson.

He is survived by his mother, Eunice Jackson; his beloved Boston Terrier, Molly; and his cousins he grew up with. 

Graveside services will be held on Thursday, June 6, 2024 at 2:00 p.m. at Liberty Cemetery with Bro. Raymond Dees officiating.