Obituary Details

Chris "Mike" Michael Christensen

(09/27/1954 - 11/02/2014)
Courtesy of The Lusk Herald, 11/19/2014

Services are not planned at this time for Chris Michael Christensen of Wright, Wyoming, who was fatally injured in a one-vehicle rollover between Linch and Kaycee on November 2, 2014, while on his was to work near Worland.

Mike was born on September 27, 1954, in Hot Springs, SD, to Russ and Ruth Christensen of the Cheyenne River Community, north of Lusk, WY. Mike attended the Seven Mile rural school near the ranch and graduated from Newcastle High School in 1972. He attended the University of Wyoming for three years. He became a heavy equipment operator and worked in that capacity until his death.

Survivors include his dad, Russ and brother, Bill, of the family ranch; a brother Tom (Debbie) of Thermopolis; niece, Amanda Moeller and her two children, and nephew, Wyatt (Danae) and their three children all of Thermopolis; one aunt (Jean Freeman) of Casper, and numerous cousins. He was preceded in death by his mother, Ruth, in January, 2014.

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