Unexpectedly, at LHSC-University Hospital, London on Thursday, August 11, 2011 of Ilderton in his 80th year. Beloved husband of the late Magda (Rasmussen) Christensen (2010). Loving father of Kathy Christensen of London and Chris and Janine Christensen of Ilderton. Doting grandfather of Karima; Jackson and Dylan. Dear brother of Hedvig, Aase, Inga, Birthe, Grethe and Bent of Denmark. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins in Denmark. Predeceased by his parents Christian and Ottilia Christensen and his brother Ib. Ike was a long-time member of Ilderton Lions Club and a member of the Ilderton Curling Club. Ike was a skilled brick-layer and many reminders remain of his hard work in the London area.
Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 PM. The funeral service will be held at St. Ansgar Lutheran Church, 600 Lawson Road, London on Monday, August 15th at 11 AM with Rev. Richard Holm officiating. Cremation with interment Littlewood Cemetery. There will be a Lions Service in the funeral home on Sunday evening at 6:30 PM.
In lieu of flowers, the family would ask you to consider a donation to SARI Therapeutic Riding, the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Lupus Ontario.
Ejgil (Ike) Christensen