Dorothy Ek Christensen

Dorothy Ek Christensen was born Oct. 24, 1925 in Parker Prairie, Minn. 

As a young girl she moved to Conrad, attended Business College in Great Falls, where she met and married Allen Christensen from Flaxville. They raised two daughters, Gail and Cathy. They lived in Valier, Oilmont, Kevin, and eventually moved to Bremerton, Wash., where they have resided since 1966.

Dorothy passed away June 15, and is preceded in death by husband Allen.

She is survived by daughters, Gail (Jim) McKibben, Cathy (Mike) Winger, six grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, and sister Devona (Ek) McLaughlin of Bonney Lake, Wash.

Dorothy’s ashes will be laid to rest at the Valley View Cemetery in Shelby, along side the love of her life, Allen. 


The family will have Celebration of Life in Bremerton, Wash., at a later date.