Joni E. Christensen, 67, of Northwest Street, Corry, and formerly of Columbus, Pa., died Wednesday, February 10, 2010 at her home following a brief illness.

Mrs. Christensen was born September 3, 1942 in Corry, a daughter of Marion Keefer Duma Murphy of Harborcreek, Pa., and the late John Duma.

She was raised and educated in the Corry area where she was a proud graduate of the Corry Area High School class of 1960.

Mrs. Christensen met her husband while she was a cook at the Columbus Inn. They were married June 11, 1960 in Corry. Following the birth of her children, Mrs. Christensen cherished being a homemaker and raising her family. Over the years, when time permitted, she worked at various local businesses.

Mrs. Christensen enjoyed the outdoors, gardening, knitting and she had a fondness for flowers. She especially enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.