Robert Gordon Christensen

1957 – 2014

On March 7, 2014, Rob, son of Richard and Enid Christensen, passed peacefully at the Vernon Jubilee Hospital with his family by his side. Rob was born September 28, 1957 in Murryville, BC.

Rob grew up and was raised on the family Pig Farm. He moved to Armstrong, BC in 1993 with his wife and family to help his mother-in-law run the family farm. He was a helpful mechanic and enjoyed watching NASCAR racing as well as western movies with his family.

He is survived by his wife: Diane Christensen; mother: Enid Christensen; sisters: Debbie (Angelo) De Bonis, Barb Christensen; brother: Joe (Jen) Christensen; son: Robert (Caitlyn) Christensen; daughters: Kathleen (Justin) Matson; Corrin Christensen; granddaughter: Payton Matson; and several nieces and nephews.

 A private family and close friends Celebration of Life was held for Rob on March 11, 2014 at South Grandview Flats Cemetery.

Those wishing to do so may make a memorial donation in Rob’s name to the BC Alzheimer’s Association (#300-828 West 8th Avenue, Vancouver, BC  V5Z 1E2). Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family at

Cremation arrangements entrusted to


Armstrong 250-546-7237 & Vernon 250-558-0866

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