Joseph Christensen
1945 - 2020
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Joseph L. Christensen, 75, passed away on June 27, 2020 in Las Vegas. He was born February 6, 1945 in Richfield, Utah to Karl and Adeline Christensen. He was sealed to Janet Moss in the Salt Lake Temple on August 26, 1966. Joe continued his schooling at BYU where he received his Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering. He worked for UDOT then moved to Las Vegas and worked for the City of Las Vegas as an Engineering Project Manager until he retired in 2008.

Joe is survived by his wife, Janet, and children: Wade (Amy) Christensen, Mckay (Tracy) Christensen, Jennifer (Ped) Palmer, Natalie (Scott) Oakley and Jessica (Travis) Ivie; 12 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren. He is survived by his sister Marilyn (Craig) Daniels as well as many nieces, nephews, and other extended family. He is preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Calvin and Robert.

Services are pending.

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Published in Las Vegas Review-Journal on Jun. 30, 2020.
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July 7, 2020
Joe was one of the kindest and honorable guys I ever meet. His passing leaves a hole in our hearts. May the family receive my love and support.
Sam Tolman
July 7, 2020
So sorry to hear about Joe. He was my first supervisor when I started working for the City of Las Vegas, and I've thought of him often over the years. He was a good man and a great mentor. My sincerest condolences.
--Steve Ford
Steve Ford
July 3, 2020
Sorry to hear of your fathers passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
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