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Marvin C. Christensen

Full Name:  Marvin Charles Christensen

Place of Birth:  Tyler, Lincoln, Minnesota, USA

Father's Name: Fred George Christensen

Mother's Name: Margaret Celia Hensler

Siblings' Names: Raymond, Harold, Florence, Cecelia, Floyd, Leo, Victor, and Margaret (Mrs. Herbert Ongstad)

Marvin was born in Tyler, Minnesota. As a young man he farmed in the Tyler area and in 1951 he moved to Boone, Iowa where he worked as a mechanic. In 1962 he started custom combining and retired in 1977.  He then lived and farmed in the Manfred area, with the Herbert Ongstad family, before moving into a housing complex in Harvey. Following his funeral service in 1985 he was buried at the Vang Cemetery north of Manfred.