Mary Ann (Christensen) Newton, age 70, of Cambridge died January 5, 2019 from complications caused by pulmonary fibrosis. Memorial services will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, January 12th at North Isanti Baptist Church with a visiting time 1 hour prior. Lunch will immediately follow the service.
Mary was born November 27, 1948 in Albert Lea, Minnesota to Floyd and Marjorie (Borland) Christensen. She graduated from Albert Lea High School (1967) and earned her nursing degree from the Methodist Hospital School of Nursing. On June 10, 1972 she married John M. Newton, Jr.
Mary is preceded in death by her mother, Marjorie; she is survived by her father, Floyd; her husband, John, Jr.; children, Jennifer Swift and William Newton; sisters, Jane Christensen, Nancy Christensen Duea (Phil); numerous nieces and nephews and friends from many parts of the world.