Edmond C. Christenson, 62, of Warren, PA. died Fri-day, June 8, 2012 at Gol-den Living-Kinzua Valley, Warren, PA. after an ex-tended illness. He was born November 29, 1949 in War-ren, PA. and was a lifelong resident. He was a 1967 graduate of Warren High School, where he was a strong track member. Ed was a disabled veteran, serving in Vietnam from 1967 until 1973 in the Ma-rine Corp as a Corporal.
He had served as a coach for softball and basketball teams, he enjoyed playing blackjack, poker and was an avid pool player.
He is survived by 4 chil-dren Tiffani Christenson and her companion, Jerry Hammerbeck of Warren, PA., Domenique (Deanne) Grady and Marcel Grady both of Colorado, Jesse Grady of Warren, PA., 1 Grandson Clayton Ham-merbeck of Warren, PA. He was preceded in death by his parents, William Otto and Natalie Romaine Owen Christenson, 1 Sister Lin-da Lucas, 1 Brother Willi-am Christenson. A memori-al service will be conduct-ed Friday, June 29, 2012 at Praise Fellowship of Russell, PA. at 10:00 A.M. with Rev. Rick Rohlin, Pas-tor, Rev. William Schneid-er, Associate Pastor, and Rev. David Fugate, Cha-plain of the Erie Adminis-trative Medical Center, all officiating. Full military honors will be conducted by members of the John Gertsch Vietnam Memorial Post funeral detail and the U.S. Marine Corp.
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