Fulkerson - Stevenson Funeral Home It's all about saying goodbye. Springan - Stevenson Funeral Home
Fulkerson - Stevenson Funeral Home
Springan - Stevenson Funeral Home
It's all about saying goodbye.
Carol Lorene Christoffersen
May 10, 1928 - May 3, 2017

Place of Birth: Cando, ND
Residence: Froid, MT
Age: 78

Carol Christoffersen, 78, of Froid, MT, passed away Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at Roosevelt Memorial Hospital Long Term Care in Culbertson, MT. Fulkerson Stevenson Funeral Home of Williston is assisting the family.

Carol was born on May 10, 1938, the daughter of Verne and Lorene Burkholder in Towner County, ND. Carol attended Minot State University where she obtained a teaching certificate. She came to Froid, MT, where she began her teaching career. There, she met her husband, Warren Christoffersen and began a life as a farm wife. As her children grew, she worked at the Roosevelt County Extension Service and Justice Court.

Carol worked tirelessly for Roosevelt County 4-H and was awarded the Montana 4-H Hall of Fame award several years ago. She was active in the Froid Congregational Church, South Froid Cemetery, VFW Auxiliary and her beloved “Roundtuits”.
Carol loved reading, watching “Gone with the Wind”, needlepoint, hardanger, gardening and canning fruits and vegetables, making bread and doing all the tasks alongside her husband, while running a farming operation. She was known for her caramel rolls and her pie crusts. She loved to do projects such as Gingerbread houses for her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by her children; Laura Christoffersen & Jens Nielsen, David and Shele Christoffersen, Craig and Melissa Christoffersen , Janet Christoffersen and Rory Ganten, and Brent and Tara Christoffersen, her grandchildren; Nicole, Jerramy, Tyler, Hali, Kyle, Emily, Christoffer, Zach, Lucy, Bailey, Carolyne and Sophie and five great grandchildren. She is also survived by a brother, Dennis and Beverly Burkholder of Forrest City, Iowa.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, three sisters; Harriet, June and Emily and one brother, Lynn.

Memorial Contribution
Memorials are suggested to the Roosevelt Medical Center in Culbertson or 4H.

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Julie Mackinnon's (Silverton , OR)
May 5, 2017
Please accept my condolences for the loss of Carol. I will forever remember living with your family when my Mom was seeking treatment in Rodchester. Carol made me feel comfortable and safe during that stressful time. I will always think upon her fondly.
Chole Butler (SIDNEY, Montana)
May 6, 2017
Carol was a wonderful lady. She was a great friend and co worker. I enjoyed working with her and being around her. My daughter will always remember Carol's patience in teaching her while sewing for 4-H. We are very sorry for your loss. Take care and God Bless.
Del Kranzler (Brady, Mt)
May 6, 2017
I'm sorry to hear of her passing. She was always helpful and had cheery things to say in Justice court. Also would take time to chat. Del Kranzler.
Linda and Roger Nelson
May 6, 2017
Thinking of you all as you remember the many good times and accomplishments of Carol. God's peace.
Dana and Mark West (Billings, Montana)
May 7, 2017
Carol was such a nice person and I have great memories of her as our country neighbor. She was so positive and hard working. We'll be thinking of you all.
Rene' & Linda Hachey (El Granada, CA)
May 8, 2017
We were sorry to hear of her passing. We both remember her from the Christoffersen Family Reunion of 1997. She held strong family values and was, indeed, loved each of them dearly.
Bruce (Culbertson, Montana)
May 8, 2017
Carol's family,
I will always have fond memories of your mother as a friend & coworker in Culbertson Justice Court.
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