Dorothy M. Christensen 94, passed away January 10, 2020 at Hi-Line Retirement Center of natural causes. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held 11:am on Saturday, May 23, 2020 at Malta Lutheran Church.
Dorothy was born April 19, 1925 to William & Olga Bergerson Agard Armstrong. She graduated from Malta High School in 1943. After graduation she went to a trade school for Air-traffic control. She used this information while working in Chicago IL, Detroit MI, and other places. After the war ended she returned to Malta.
In 1951 she met O.W. (Christy) Christensen and they married June 14, 1952. Together they owned & operated Christy’s Music until they sold the business in August,1987.
After selling the business Dorothy & Christy spent their summers at Echo lake & their winters in Palm Springs, CA. After Christy’s passing, Dorothy spent her summers in Malta and Echo lake & still went south for the winters until 2014 when she returned to Malta for good.
Dorothy is survived by her son Brian (Klige) & Belinda Christensen of Helena, daughters Myrna & Larry Trompke of Riverton, WY, Kari Christensen of Helena and Suzie & Virgil Abrahamson of Malta. 7 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband Christy, her parents William & Olga Armstrong; siblings Roland Agard, Blanche Argard Deo Matovich and Frances Armstrong Slade; and grandson Lawrence Trompke II.