Rhonda Christian, of North Branch, formerly of Mora, passed away on Thursday, July 8, 2021 at the Fairview Southdale Hospital in Edina. She was 65 years old.
MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at the Akkerman Ingebrand Funeral Home in Mora.
MEMORIAL VISITATION will be held one hour prior to the service.
INURNMENT will be in the Oakwood Cemetery in Mora.
Rhonda Christian, of North Branch, formerly of Mora, passed away on Thursday, July 8, 2021 at Fairview Southdale Hospital in Edina. She was 65 years old.
Rhonda was born January 11, 1956 to Richard and Paula “Ioan” Kuchenbaker in Mora. This is where she lived most of her life until moving to Fridley and then North Branch in recent years. She was united in marriage to Myron Christian on April 12, 1980, in Milaca. Together, they had 2 daughters: Alicia and Michele.
She was employed at METO in Cambridge, MN for many years before retiring. In her years there Rhonda made many friends and was known to many as Mama Rhonda. She enjoyed spending time with her family, children, grandchildren, and great-grandson. She enjoyed fishing and taking trips to the casino. Rhonda will be deeply missed by her friends, family, and all who knew her.
She was preceded in death by her husband Myron Christian; parents, Richard and Ioan; brother Robert Kuchenbaker; mother-in-law Mary Perry; and nephew Tony Halliday.
She is survived by her two daughters, Alicia (Eric) Bauman, and Michele (Nick) Dagel; sister Diane (Ron) Becker; grandchildren, Gabrielle and Ethan Simpson, Ariel Christian, Tyler Sundet, Marissa Seals, and Dominic Dagel; great-grandson Asher Simpson; many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews, and friends.