Josephine Marie Christiansen, 84, of Mayfield, passed away Friday, April 23, 2021. at Brookdale Assisted Living in Clarksville, Tennessee.

Josephine was born on April 28, 1936, in DePue, Illinois, to the late John Marquez and Mary Salazar Marquez. She was a stay-at-home mother that loved caring for all of her family. She enjoyed shopping and going out to eat with her family and friends. She had several dachshunds that she loved dearly but more than anything else she loved spending time with her family and grandkids. She was a very loving and caring person and will be missed by many.

She is survived by her two daughters, Tina Griggs (Derek) of Mayfield and Debora Christiansen (Tony Shrader) of Paris, Tennessee; one sister, Delores Clark of Kewanee, Illinois; one brother, Eddie Marquez of Spring Valley, Illinois; one uncle, Mencho Marquez; seven grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Christiansen; one sister Mary Lou Blair; and her parents.

A funeral service was held at 12:30 p.m. Monday, April 26, 2021, at Filbeck-Cann Funeral Home with Brian Johnson officiating.

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