Christensen, Howard “Specks”, 86, of Mission Viejo, CA, passed away peacefully in his home on November 14, 2015. Born November 14, 1929 in Long Beach, CA, he was the third youngest child of Martha Adelaide Gillihand Christensen and Otto James Christensen. He was raised in South Gate, CA and graduated from South Gate High School.
Specks is remembered for his kindness, loyalty, trustworthiness, and love of country. His passions included golf, family and friends.
He is survived by his three children: Eric, Heidi, and Kirk. He leaves behind his older sister, Lois. He will be remembered by his grandchildren, Brick, Erica, Katherine, and Rossa.
Please contact O’Connor’s Mortuary Home in Laguna Hills for details in regards to the memorial service that will be held on Saturday, January 23rd, 2016 at 10:00 AM.
Published in Orange County Register on Jan. 17, 2016