Died: Monday, September 07, 2009
Jean Christiansen, 86, of Attica passed away after a short illness Monday, September 7, 2009 at McLaren Regional Medical Center in Flint.
Jean Upleger was born October 1, 1922 in Lapeer. She was the daughter of Albert and Ella Upleger.
Mrs. Christiansen was the cherished wife of 63 years to H. Dean Christiansen. She was married to Dean Christiansen on August 9, 1943. They built their home in Attica and have resided there since 1956. She was a member of Attica United Methodist Church. She enjoyed spending time with her husband, kids, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Surviving are her husband, Dean Christiansen of Attica; daughter, Kathy (Larry) Clark of Peck; son, Michael (Valerie) Christiansen of Waterford; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; sister, Gail Oswald of Florida; and brother, Allen Upleger of Florida.
Funeral service will be held 3 p.m. Thursday, September 10 at the Attica United Methodist Church in Attica. Pastor Margie Bryce will officiate. Burial will follow in the Attica Township Cemetery, Attica. Friends may call at the Muir Brothers Funeral Home, Imlay City, where the family will be available for visiting today (Wed., Sept. 9) from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m.