Marilyn Christensen

Nov 10, 2021
Christianson, Marilyn news


Graveside services were held at Cedar Valley Memorial Gardens, Cedar Falls



Cedar Valley Memorial Gardens, Cedar Falls


In lieu of flowers, memorials are directed to the family or Cedar Valley Hospice.


Marilyn K. Christensen, 77 of Cedar Falls, formerly of New Hartford, died Wednesday, November 10, 2021.  She was born October 25, 1944, daughter of Glenn Whitney and Theo (Newell) Whitney.  She graduated from West High School.  

She married Tom Schueler, they later divorced.  Later, she married Don Christensen on November 10, 1990, at the Little Brown Church, Nashua.  Marilyn worked for various courier companies for 27 years, retiring in 2000. 

Marilyn is survived by her husband, Don, Cedar Falls.  Two sons: Darin (Sally) Schueler, Waterloo, and Mike Schueler, Guttenburg.   Three stepchildren: Maggie (Kamal) Mnayer, Waterloo; Melissa Barker, Waterloo; and Mory (Kathy) Christensen, Paola, Kansas. 

Five grandchildren: Kent Zingg Jr, Lenah (Darren) Oltman, Mary Zingg, Joseph (Jamie) Mnayer and Alia Mnayer (Anna).  Four great grandchildren: Carsten, Maddie, Dax and Maddox.  

She is preceded in death by her parents, and granddaughter, Breanna Christensen and Aunt Valda Allison.


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  1. Maggie Mnayer | Nov 15, 2021
    Thank you Joan and Joe, she was lovely.
  2. Joe and Joan Meany | Nov 11, 2021

    Maggie and family,

    So sorry to know of your loss. Marilyn was a lovely woman. May your faith, family, friends and fond memories allow your hearts to be comforted in the days ahead.

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