Vernie Eugene Christensen, 84, Hamilton, Mo., passed away on April 24, 2011, at his home in Hamilton. He had retired from General Motors in 1986 where he worked in the paint department, and had been a forklift operator. He had also previously worked for Standard Oil in Kansas City, Mo.
Vernie was born on March 28, 1927, in Missouri Valley, Iowa, to Raymond and Lela Hunt Christensen. He was a