CARPENTER — Judy Christensen, 76, of Carpenter, passed away Tuesday, April 2, 2019, in the Clark Care and Rehabilitation Center at Clark.
Funeral service will be 1 p.m., Saturday, April 13, in the Furness Funeral Home Chapel at Clark. Burial will follow in the Richland Cemetery at Carpenter with a lunch to follow in the Carpenter Community Center. Visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home and Saturday morning after 11 a.m.
Judith Elizabeth “Judy” Fox was born October 15, 1942, in Clark County, to Walter J. and Viola M. (Kelley) Fox. She graduated from Clark High School in 1960. She was united in marriage to Leonard Joseph Christensen November 23, 1960. They lived, ranched and farmed near Carpenter. She served as Postmaster at Yale, retiring in 2000.
She is survived by her children, Todd Christensen of Columbus, Ohio, and Julie (Mark) Albers of Carpenter; four grandsons; siblings, Sharon Brannan, Joe Fox, Janice Larson, Dianne Altfillisch, Dean Fox, and Darla Larson.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; nieces; nephews; brothers-in-law, Gene Brannan, and Dale Larson; and a sister-in-law, Karen Fox.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the “We Care Foundation” in care of Julie Albers at Carpenter, SD.