Katherine Christenson

Katherine "Jeanette" Christenson, 88, of Forest Grove, died Sept. 30, 2013. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 11560 S.E. Market St. in Portland. A reception will follow. She was born Sept. 6, 1925.

She married A.B. “Pete” Christenson.

She lived in Portland until her husband's retirement in 1981, then moved to Rufus, Ore. In 1991, they moved to Forest Grove.

She volunteered with the Women’s Auxiliary of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Voice of Democracy Youth Scholarship.

Survivors include her sons, Ronald and Martin Christenson; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

The family suggests donations in Jeanette's name to Portland Police Sunshine Division.

Services provided by Duyck & VanDeHey.