Heath and Vaughn Funeral Home - Champaign Il

Today is

Cathy Irene Christensen

On Monday, September 21, 2020, Cathy Irene Christensen, loving mother and grandma, passed away in her home at the age of 69.

Cathy Christensen was born August 28, 1951, in Urbana, Ill. to Eugene and Alice Miller. She raised one son, Dustin Charles Miller Christensen.

christensenShe worked for almost 30 years as a kitchen supervisor at the U of I and was very proud of U of I athletics. She loved having her granddaughter Lucy over to her house to watch her play and to spoil her as much as possible.

Cathy was preceded in death by her parents, Eugene and Alice; two brothers, Robert Miller and Eugene Miller.

She is survived by two brothers, Steven Miller and Raymond Miller both of Urbana, Ill.; and three sisters, Nancy Davis, Alice Reid and Lorie Miller, all of Urbana, Ill.; one child, Dustin Christensen (Lindsay) of Paxton and one granddaughter, Lucy Kay Christensen.

A celebration of life will be held Saturday, September 26, 2020 at El Toro, 2561 W. Springfield, Champaign, from 1-3p.m.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.heathandvaughn.com.


I was deeply saddened to hear of Cathy's passing, I know she will be missed by friends and family. I am so sorry for your loss.

Trish and Cal Larson