November 29, 1999
Mrs. Christenson was born Nov. 6, 1940, in Seatle to Kenneth S. and Winifred Wright Hawkes, and died Nov. 17 at her Redmond home at the age of 59. She was a lifelong resident of King County and worked many years at the Bellevue Frederick & Nelson store and at Lakeside Drugs in Redmond.
Mrs. Christenson is survived by her husband, Kent Christenson of Redmond; son, John Leif Carl Christenson of Kirkland; daughters, Denise W. Kent of Carnation, Sara L. Christenson of Bothell, Laura M. Allen of Mill Creek; brother Larry Hawkes of Lopez Island; and four grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to YWCA Family Village, 16601 NE 80th St., Redmond, WA 98052.