Linda-(Fletcher) Christensen-Obituary

Photo courtesy of Palmer Bush & Jensen Family Funeral Homes - Lansing Chapel

Linda M. (Fletcher) Christensen

Nov 8, 1952 - Jun 9, 2020 (Age 67)

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Still one day at a time you two. Butchie

I will miss you sweetie, but I'm glad that your with Gary now. You two keep it down up there or no ice cream DI.

I love you sweetheart. One day at a time. Tell DI it's 25 for me now and I miss him every day. Glad you two are together once again. I'll remember all of you, old man in the woods too, in my prayers.

Best friend at high school

Sorry for your loss.

May God's promise found in John 6:40, of the hope to see our loved ones again, comfort your heart and give you peace, strength, and hope in the days ahead.


Linda's Obituary

Passed away in her home in Holt, MI on June 9th, 2020.  She was 67 years old. 

Linda was born on November 8th, 1952 in Lansing, MI to Everett and Ruth Fletcher.  She was a graduate of Lansing Catholic Central High School and retired from the State of Michigan Human Resources Department. In 1976, she had a son, Kory, the joy of her life. Linda married Gary Christensen in 1984.  Gary and Linda were avid Michigan State fans, active in the AA program and mentored many young people together. 

When Linda and Gary married, they blended their families and Linda had a lot of love to share with all of the children. Linda enjoyed watching all of the kids and grandkids in their sporting and extra-curricular events.  Gary preceded her in death in October of 2003.

Linda absolutely loved Michigan State University Athletics particularly basketball and football.  She attended many games and bowl games over the years. Many of Linda’s beloved pets were named after the Spartans and their coaches.  Barbershop quartet was also a favorite pastime of Linda’s.  She enjoyed singing in them and made many lifelong friends with her travels. On any given summer weekend, you could find Linda up at the cottage at Clear Lake relaxing and fishing, she loved her time there. 

Linda is preceded in death by her husband, Gary and her parents Everett and Ruth Fletcher. 

She is survived by her son Kory (Becky) Christensen of New Haven, Indiana. As well as her stepchildren Chris (Kelly) Christensen of Addison, MI, Cindy Christensen of Lansing, MI, and their brother from another mother Jeremy Kittle.  Linda is also survived by her grandchildren Jordyn (Josiah) Clark, Peyton Christensen, Emily Christensen, Caleb Christensen, Noah Christensen, Sophie Christensen, Brittney Trevino, Ashly Trevino and Jacob Trevino. As well as 7 great grandchildren. She is also survived by her only brother, Larry (Carol) Fletcher, nephew Chad Fletcher, niece Carrie Fletcher, great nephews Kody and Quentin, and great nieces Kaylie and Sarah  

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Capitol Area Human Society. Due to the coronavirus and the resulting restrictions on social gatherings, a memorial service will be Saturday, August 8th at 1:00 PM at Hawk Island Park in the Kestrel Shelter Pavilion. Please join us.



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