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Darla Dee Christensen

Posted on 3/1/2022 by

Darla Dee Christensen, 58, of Lincoln, June 3, 1963-February 28, 2022

Darla Dee Christensen, 58 of Lincoln, passed away February 28, 2022. She was born June 3, 1963 in Lynch, NE to Richard and Betty (Pinkerman) Christensen.

Darla worked as a bartender. She was known for her love of animals and gardening. She took pride in her garden and taking care of her, what seemed like, millions of houseplants.

She is survived by her daughter, Rachel Christensen (Cody McKenny) of Pleasant Dale, NE; grandson Cypher McKenny; boyfriend, Melvin Whitlatch, of Lincoln, NE; Melvin’s daughters, Amber and Amanda Whitlatch, her children, Hannah, Evelyn and Tidus; sister, Marina Eiler, of O’Neill, NE; and many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her parents, brothers, Larry Christensen and Dick Christensen, sisters, Debbie Christensen and Donna Christensen.

Funeral Service 3:00 p.m. Friday, March 4, 2022 at Metcalf Funeral Home Chapel, 245 N. 27th Street, Lincoln, NE.

Visitation will be held 1 hour prior to the Funeral Service.

Memorials to the family for future designation.