A graveside service will be at 1 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 19 at Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery in Albany for Delbert A. Christen, age 89, of Richmond, who died Sept. 13, 2020, at his home.  

A visitation will be Friday, Sept. 18, at Wenner Funeral Home in Richmond. 

Delbert was born March 27, 1931, in Albany to Robert and Clara (Koglin) Christen. He married Ronette Sabrowsky June 28, 1949, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Albany.  Delbert worked for Great Northern Railway for 42 years.

Survivors include his wife, Ronette; sons Delbert R. and Glenn; grandchildren Ronette (Bob) Miller, Russell Christen, Janelle Christen, Jennifer Christen and Jason (Kelsey) Christen; great-grandchildren Stephen (Libby) Miller, Reed Miller, Hailie Christen, Hunter Christen and Easton Christen.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sister Merlyn Gilk and brothers Tolbert, Robert and Wilbert.

Arrangements are with Wenner Funeral Home, Richmond.                        P-38-1B