Gwendora (Heppard) Christensen

January 16, 1941 ~ June 24, 2021 (age 80)


Gwendora Christensen, 80, of Olean, Missouri passed away Thursday, June 24, 2021 at Miller County Care Center in Tuscumbia, Missouri.  She was born January 16, 1941 in Morgan County, Missouri the daughter of the late Denzil Noble and Goldie Estella (Runyan) Heppard.  On May 13, 1961 in Reno, Nevada she was united in marriage to Eugene Lavern Christensen who survives of the home.


Other survivors include,


Daughters, Angela Bolliger (Steven) of OR; Cynthia Dassance (Timothy) of OR


Grandsons, David, Ren and Eric Easton; Granddaughter, Caitlyn Lopez


Sister, Patricia Heppard of CA


Along with her parents, a brother, Kenneth Heppard, and a son, James Christensen preceded her in death.


Gwendora was well known for her delicious cooking.  She greatly enjoyed nature, road trips and playing video games.


Graveside Services will be on Friday July, 2, 2021 at 10:00 AM at Big Rock Cemetery with Phillip McKinley officiating.  Memorials in her name are suggested to the Donor’s Choice.


Arrangements are under the direction and care of Phillips Funeral Home of Eldon, MO. 

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Gwendora (Heppard) Christensen, please visit our floral store.


You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Gwendora (Heppard) Christensen
© 2021 Phillips Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy