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2016 story: Funeral set for Christiansen, 23

Marya Christensen (submitted photo)

Editor's note: Two boys killed in a crash July 14, 2018 were the sons of Marya Christiansen, who died in 2016 when her car entered the Mississippi River near Hager City.

Funeral arrangements have been set for Marya A. Christiansen, the Hager City woman who was found dead this week after the van she was driving was pulled from Mississippi River waters.

According to Hill Funeral Home, Christiansen's funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 24, at Crossroads Community Church in Ellsworth. Burial will follow at Trenton Cemetery in Hager City.

A visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, March 23, at Hill Funeral Home in Ellsworth at for one hour prior to the funeral at the church.

The van containing Christiansen's body was found by authorities Wednesday, March 16, in the Mississippi River's Back Channel.