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Margit (Nilsen) Kristensen

September 21, 1931 ~ September 15, 2022 (age 90)


Margit Kristensen (nee Nilsen) of Ramsey, NJ on September 15, 2022. Born on September 21, 1931, to parents Aase and Adolf Nilsen in Norway. Margit was the beloved wife of Karl for 60 years before his passing in 2018 and loving mother to Kathy O'Keefe and her late husband, Tim of Ramsey, NJ, and Andy Kristensen and his wife, Claudia of Mahwah, NJ. She was grandmother (Bestemor) to Timothy and Jacalyn O'Keefe, Brooke and Eric Kristensen, and great-grandmother to Sophia O’Keefe. Margit was a member of The Lutheran Church of the Redeemer in Ramsey for over 50 years. She always looked forward to Sunday morning services and fellowship. She was also an active member of the Quilting Group which she enjoyed for many years.


A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, September 21st at 10:00 am at The Lutheran Church of the Redeemer in Ramsey. Interment will follow at Redeemer Cemetery in Mahwah.


In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in Margit's memory to The Lutheran Church of the Redeemer in Ramsey or SmileTrain.org. Please send tributes, memories and condolences to vanemburghsneider.com.

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Funeral Service
September 21, 2022

10:00 AM
Lutheran Church of the Redeemer
55 Wyckoff Ave
Ramsey, NJ 07446

September 21, 2022

11:15 AM
Redeemer Cemetery
90 Chapel Road
Mahwah, NJ 07430


Lutheran Church of the Redeemer
55 Wyckoff Ave, Ramsey NJ 07446
Tel: 1-201-327-0148
Web: http://redeemerramsey.org

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