Christensen, Danny R. "Dan" 73, of Sugar Grove, passed away Thursday, April 11, 2013 at his home. He was born May 23, 1939 in Lee, IL the son of the late Carl and Gladys (Andersen) Christensen. Dan served his country with the U.S. Army from 1956 to 1961. He was a salesman for many years at NAPA Auto in Aurora. He was a longtime and active member of Westminster Presbyterian Church. Dan also was very active in the Bluegrass community. He was a member of the American Legion Post 1271 and also past secretary of the Elburn Seniors. Dan is survived by his wife, Phyllis G. Christensen of Sugar Grove; his two daughters, Cathy Abraham of McHenry, IL and Heather Christensen of Ft. Lee, NJ; his two grandsons, Kyle Abraham of Sugar Grove and D.J. Landau of Ft. Lee, NJ; his great-granddaughter, Aliesha Korda of Prescott Valley, AZ; his brother, Curt (Irena) Christensen of Shabbona, IL; his two sisters, Carol (Dave) Bend of Shabbona, IL and Karen Vass of Scottsdale, AZ; many nieces and nephews and friends. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his sister, Eleanor DeBolt. Visitation will be held Monday, 10:00 a.m. April 15, 2013 at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 10 N. Edgelawn Dr. Aurora until the time of service at 11:00 a.m. Interment will take place at Oak Mound Cemetery. Arrangements by The Healy Chapel, 370 Division Dr. Sugar Grove. For further information please call (630) 466-1330 or visit our website at www.healychapel.com to sign the online guestbook.
Published in Beacon News on Apr. 14, 2013