SPIRIT LAKE – Lloyd “Shorty” Christensen, age 91, of Spirit Lake, formerly of Lohrville, passed away on Wednesday, February 26, 2014, at the Milford Nursing Center.

A Celebration of Shorty’s Life will be held at 4:00 P.M. Saturday, March 1, 2014, at the Schuchert Funeral Home in Spirit Lake. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Monday, March 3, 2014, at Evergreen Cemetery in Lohrville. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Lohrville Fire Department in Shorty’s name. The Schuchert Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.