Frances Burgess Christensen passed away Friday, December
14, 2012 surrounded by family. She was born October 7, 1939
in Eureka, California to Theodore Francis Burgess and Alberta
Audrey Ford, the youngest of four children. She married
James Lawrence Christensen on September 12, 1964 and they
were sealed in the Logan LDS Temple on June 28, 1965.
She is survived by her husband, Jim, and six children,
Ted (Donna), Dawnette (Steve), Laura (Adrian), Frances,
Andy (Kristen), and Mark (Char). She is also survived by
two sisters, Beverly Searles and Julia Carter.
Georgette was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, and
friend. She loved her family (and that darn cat). She grew
up in Eureka California, lived for a time in Ogden and West
Jordan Utah, and raised her children in Hollister, California.
The family later returned to Utah where she lived in West
Weber, Ogden, Layton, and Alpine. Georgette’s favorite
pastime was visiting with family and friends. She was a
pioneer in her family, joining the LDS church as a teenager
and was instrumental in bringing many of her family members
to follow in her footsteps. She spent many years doing family
history research and loved doing temple work. She will be
A viewing will be held Sunday, December 16, 2012 from 6:00
to 8:00 PM and Funeral services will be held Monday, December
17, 2012 at 2:00 PM both at the Alpine Utah West Stake center
(327 South Long Drive, Alpine, UT 84004).