Mortensen, Jr.Nov. 18, 1920 - Nov. 15, 2012 OKLAHOMA CITY
Magnus ("Monty") Mor-tensen, Jr., born Nov. 18, 1920 in Fairfax, OK and passed away Nov. 15, 2012 in Norman, OK peacefully at Cedar Creek Nursing Home. He was the loving father of Linda Roedl (Toronto, Canada), and uncle of Sandra May (Ninnekah), Frank Underwood (Tuttle), Ruth Ann Mertens (OK City) and Steve Crain (OK City), and was preceded in death by parents Magnus Sr. and Oline, sisters Vina, Edna, Agnus and brothers Aage, Fritz, and George. A retired postman and gold card member of the National Association of Letter Carriers, he served as Secretary (6 years), Branch Scribe (10 years), and Health Benefits Rep. (41 years) for OK City's Branch 458. He was a Member and Deacon of the former Penn Ave. Christian Church, OKC. A memorial service will be held at 3:00 pm Sat., Jan. 19, 2013, at Smith & Kernke 23rd Street Chapel. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to: The NALC Branch 458 Memorial Scholarship Fund, 221 S. Eagle Lane, OKC 73128.