Carole Christensen - Ili (Christensen)
CAROLE ANN CHRISTENSEN – ILI
1949 – 2018
Carole Christensen – Ili passed away at the Red Deer Regional Hospital on July 31, 2018 at the age of 69 years.
Carole was born in Innisfail on February 3, 1949 to Stanley and Delia Christensen. She was raised at Dickson and took her schooling at Spruce View and secondary at Olds College where she obtained her secretarial degree. She worked for the Bank of Montreal in Lacombe for a number of years and lived in the what is now Flatiron Historical Building. There upon she moved to Red Deer where she was employed in the office at Mitchener Centre. From there she obtained a position at the Red Deer Regional Hospital for some 30 plus years until her retirement in 2010. Carole loved traveling to far away places such as Jamaica, Belize, China and numerous trips to Disneyland, Disneyworld and Hawaii where he met Palei Ili and on March 17, 1990 they married and went back to Ili's home in Tonga for a few months. After her retirement she chose to keep her life busy with volunteering and held a position on the board of the Condo Assn. where she lived. Carole is survived by her husband Palei and her four sisters: Marguerite, Lavonne (Perry), Deanna (Gene) and Darlene (Norman). She also leaves to mourn her special nieces and nephews: Teena, Stanley, Derek, Trevor, Laramie, Cody, Jedediah, Desiree and Dakota and many close friends and of course her beloved cats. If friends so desire memorial tributes may be made to the Red Deer Regional Hospital ICU. Heartland Funeral Services Ltd., Innisfail entrusted with arrangements. 403-227-0006. www.heartlandfuneralservices.com