Donna Faye Christensen Molgard 78 Mesa, Az
May 1st 1943-January 19th 2022
Our Mother, Sister, Daughter, Grandmother, and Friend, Joined Our heavenly Father.
Donna was born May 1st 1943 to parents Wendell Christensen and Mother Doris Farnsworth. She married Jimmy Lynn Molgard in Elko Nevada 1964. They raised 4 children, Steven V. , Laurie D., Jimmy L., Michael L.
Donna was an active and faithful member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. She was also a proud member of the John Birch Society, and Lifetime member of Beta Sigma Phi International Sorority.
She was a passionate reader, a book in progress of being enjoyed in every room in her home. An avid genealogist, loved game nights, with word games on the top of her list. Creative, kind, witty, and a caretaker to any in need. She resided in Utah, California and Arizona. She loved to travel with trips to Portugal, Acapulco, Alaska, and Cabo, to name a few. She also loved road trips, hitting tourist spots and scenic adventures. Made many lifetime friends and will be so missed.
Preceded in Death and will be joining her Parents, Wendell Christensen and Doris Farnsworth. Her Husband Jimmy Lyn Molgard. and her youngest son Michael Lee Molgard.
Leaving behind, her sister Kenna Hurst and husband Chuck Hurst, and their children, Brian, Stephanie, and Jennifer; Brothers Leland Christensen, and Gary Christensen and partner Hazel.
Surviving Children Steven Molgard and his wife Carra Molgard; Laurie Donnette and fiancé Stephen Boyd; Jimmy Lynn and fiancé Kira Welch.
Grand Children, Lance Molgard and wife Isabell Denise; Cameron Quartuccio and wife Talia; Mandy Quartuccio, Joshua Parsons, Ashlee Miller, Michael Lee Molgard Jr and fiancé Marina; Kyle Molgard, Christian Ouguciko, Madison Molgard, and Logan Molgard.
Great grandchildren. Lilith, Averia, Jordan and Abby.(children of Lance and Isabell) Ellie Nicole (daughter of Ashlee Miller) Sophie Parsons ( daughter of Joshua Parsons) Zoey Jo and Jack Wayne Q (daughter and son of Cameron and Talia Quartuccio) Beatriz (daughter of Michael Lee Jr. and fiancé Marina)
So many cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends. If I could possibly honor her life and passion for family history I would list them all. She loves us all as family!
A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, January 29th at 9:30 a.m. in the 76th Ward Chapel, 1911 N. 24th St. Mesa, Arizona.
Her remains and those of her son’s Michael will be laid to rest In Willard Cemetery, Willard, Utah next to her husband Jimmy this summer, and a celebration of life for the two of them is being planned. Details will be provided.
Mom, we are going to miss you more than words can ever say, Our rock! Our friend.