Photos | Classifieds | Stewartville Area Community Links | Area Churches | Life | Legal Notices
Think Stewartville | Stewartville, MN and surrounding area

home : obituaries : obituaries
February 17, 2018

1/17/2018 2:46:00 PM
Funeral for Chris Quick Jan. 19 in Rochester

Elfrieda Mary "Chris" Quick, 98, passed away on Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 at the Stewartville Care Center.
She was born on Dec. 28, 1919 to Charles Clark and Minnie Outcalt in St. Paul. As a young child she was taken in and raised by her cousins, Anne and Arnold Davidson of Stewartville. She attended high school in Stewartville and then moved to St. Paul.
On Sept. 2, 1939 she married Edward Heroff in St. Paul. They were later divorced.
On August 31, 1946 she married Arthur "Barry" Christenson of Chatfield. They made their home in rural Chatfield and in 1958 moved into Chatfield. Mr. Christenson died in 1969.
In 1973, she married Paul Quick of Rochester. They made their home in Rochester. Mr. Quick passed away in 1991.
Chris worked in several businesses in Rochester including Osco Drug, Snyder Drug, Waters Connelly, the State Hospital, and Farm and Home. For a time in Chatfield, she provided in-home care to several elderly residents of the city. She was active in the Pink Ladies at Methodist Hospital, Rochester Senior Citizens, and in several ministries at her church, Calvary Baptist in Rochester. Chris enjoyed visiting with most anyone who would lend an ear. She also loved her Bible study group that she formed and attended for 25 plus years.
She is survived by two sons, Charles (Cordy) Heroff of rural Stewartville, Samuel (Amy) Christenson of Blackduck, and two daughters, Ruth (Ron) Meyer of Mankato, and Tobi (Ron) Wilson of Pullman, Wash, She is also survived by a foster sister, Kay Thiede of Vancouver, Wash.; 11 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by two sons, Donald Heroff and Gregory Christenson and two husbands, Arthur Christenson and Paul Quick.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018 at Calvary Baptist Church, 5905 Silas Dent Road NW in Rochester, with Rev. Dwight LaPine officiating. Interment will be at the Chatfield Cemetery. Visitation will be held 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 at Ranfranz and Vine Funeral Homes, 5421 Royal Place NW in Rochester and one hour prior to the service at the church.
To share a special memory or condolence, please visit

Article Comment Submission Form
Please feel free to submit your comments. You may remain anonymous. Article comments are not posted immediately to the Web site. Each submission must be approved by the Web site editor, who may edit content for appropriateness. There may be a delay of 24-48 hours for any submission while the web site editor reviews and approves it.

Note: All information on this form is required. Your telephone number is for our use only, and will not be attached to your comment.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Last Name:
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.

Advanced Search

Engagement Announcement Form

Submit Sports Results

Submit Article/Photo

Delays and Closings

Mortgage Rates

Gas Prices

Daily Comics

Flight Tracking

Find more about Weather in Stewartville, MN
Click for weather forecast

Galaxy Publications LLC - Publishers of the Stewartville STAR and SATELLITE 101 4th Street NE #2, PO Box 35 • Stewartville, MN 55976 • Phone (507) 533-4271 email:
Software © 1998-2018 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved