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Gerald Christensen

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“Chris is the most influential person in my life (outside of my parents). He was the first coach/mentor that I had and definitely had the most affect...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Jeff Paxton - Overland Park, KS

“The LeMaster family ”
2 of 11 | Posted by: Fred LeMaster - Topeka, KS

“I took care of Chris for a couple years at Aldersgate he always had a smile on his face and was just a kind man he will be missed. My thoughts and...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Megan Williams-May - Harveyville, KS

Joan with Vince and Larry (i know you would be laughing right now, Chris!) “Topeka's Loss For Sure. Chris was a giant in whatever he did. He hand picked me to take over for him at the Department of Education and I am still...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Joan Peterson - Topeka, KS

“Chris was one of my favorite guys. We had fun going to college together, officiating together, doing football bets together. We lost contact when I...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Rice Brown - Colorado Springs, CO

“Cindee and Kyle, My condolences on your loss. You and your family will be in my prayers and thoughts during this difficult time. ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: Sandy Brown - Topeka, KS

“Chris will be missed . He was a great guy , a friendly neighbor . We are so sorry for your loss . Zelda & Dick ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: Zelda Gibbs-Fiest - Topeka,, KS

“Chris was a really great friend and influence on our son and us. He will be greatly missed. ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: Brian and Carolee Stephens - OH

“A great mentor and friend. ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Matt Edmonds - St. Petersburg, FL

“May his memory be a blessing. ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: Barbara Schermerhorn Schwartz - TX

“Thinking of the Christensen families. Prayers sent out to each of you for comfort. ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Brad And Cindy Frisbie - Kingman, KS

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Gerald was born on June 20, 1937 and passed away on Thursday, May 11, 2017.

Gerald was a resident of Kansas.

He graduated from Northwestern Military and Emporia State University where he received his B.S. and M.S. degrees.

A Celebration of his Life will be held from 3:30 to 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday May 16 2017 in the Manchester Parlors at Aldersgate Village 7220 SW Asbury Drive Topeka KS. A Memorial service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday May 17 2017 at Penwell-Gabel Southwest Chapel 3700 SW Wanamaker Road. Private family burial will take place in Mount Hope Cemetery Funeral Chapel.

Memorial contributions in Chris honor may be made to the Alzheimers Association 3625 SW 29th St. Suite 102 Topeka KS 66614 or to Girls on the Run a program of the YWCA Northeast Kansas Northeast 225 SW 12th Street Topeka KS 66612.