Jack F. Christianson
Funeral service for Jack F. Christianson, age 84 of Bureau, will be Friday, Mar 01, 2013 at 12:00 PM at the Norberg Memorial Home. Rev. Jon Olinger will officiate. Burial will be Private and at a later date. The family will receive friends on Friday, Mar 01, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the Norberg Memorial Home.
Mr. Christianson passed away on Sunday, Feb 24, 2013 at St. Margaret's Hospital in Spring Valley. He was born on Dec 02, 1928 in Peoria, IL. He graduated from East Peoria High School in 1946. He married Anna Erwin on Aug 27, 1975 in Ottawa, Il. He was with New York Life Insurance Company for fifty years. He served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. Jack was a dedicated husband and family man.
Jack is survived by his wife of 38 years, Anna Christianson of Bureau. Also surviving are six children: Bryan (Rose) Christianson of FL, Monica Christianson, Tim Christianson, Yens Christianson, Susie Christianson, and John Christianson all of the Peoria area. Surviving as well are six step-children: Terry (Steve) Marroquin of Seatonville, William Duffell of Bureau, Lori (Bob) Cotter of Millstadt, Billy Raye (Melissa) Tillotson of DePue, John (Pauline) Tillotson of East Peoria. Also surviving are 14 grandchildren especially his granddaughter: Polma Christianson. His very special companion, his dog, Mimi, also survives.
He is preceded in death by his parents, his sister Eileen Muller, and one step-daughter Paula Duffell.
Memorials may be directed to the familly for charitable disbursment.