DEATH: Muriel Christiansen, 96

Muriel Christiansen, 96, of Durham, died April 16 at Parkside Home in Hillsboro.

The service will be at 11 a.m. Monday, April 21, at First Baptist Church, 414 Cleveland St., Durham.

Visitation with family will be from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, April 19, at Jost Funeral Home, 401 S. Washington, Hillsboro.

She was born Nov. 20, 1917, to Thomas and Cora Elizabeth (Logan) West in Norcatur. On May 25, 1940, she was married to Irvin Christiansen, who predeceased her in 2013.

Survivors include sons Robert of Washington D.C., Gordon of rural Durham, and Dale of McPherson; daughters Mona Herbers of Leoti and Jan Skiles of Hillsboro; 14 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Good Shepherd Hospice or the First Baptist Church and sent in care of Jost Funeral Home, P.O. Box 266, Hillsboro, KS 67063.

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