Leroy Norman Christensen, 75, died Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013.
He was born June 4, 1938, in Exira, Iowa, son of Charley and Esther Jorgensen Christensen.
He served in the Air Force. He drove a cement truck and later a semi truck for about 40 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Gerald.
Survivors include a daughter, Stephanie Christensen; a sister, Marie Schmidt; a brother, David Christensen; six nephews; a niece; and many family members and friends.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. Cremation was under the direction of Walnut Lawn Funeral Home in Springfield.