Christina Lee Kjeksrud “Tina”, beloved daughter and sister passed away on Monday, November 28, 2022 in her Bloomington home from Mitochondrial Disease complications.
Tina was born on 5/6/1992 in Edina, MN. Tina leaves behind her mother and step-dad, Carol Lee and Bill Omlie, her father, Morten Kjeksrud, her grandmother in Norway, Solveig Kjeksrud, her Sissy, Anne Lise Kjeksrud and her step siblings, Andy Omlie, Matt Omlie and Chrissy Omlie and their families. She is also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins here in Minnesota and in Norway.
Tina was preceded in death by her big brother, Lars Kjeksrud, on 7/23/20.
Tina graduated from Jefferson High School in Bloomington, MN in 2010. She was a competition dancer and a cheerleader. She was famous for bonfires at her home. Her smile and laughter were contagious and she was a shining star in the lives of those who knew her. True to her fighting warrior spirit, Tina fought Mitochondrial Disease from age 15 with grace, fierce love for her cousins and tender concern for her Mom and Sissy. She always found a smile, even during the many, many hospitalizations. She loved country music. She was thankful for the caregivers, doctors and medical personal.
Celebration of Life will be on December 11, 2022 at Peace Lutheran Church, 8600 East Bush Lake Rd, Bloomington, MN. Reviewal at 4pm. Service at 5pm.
“I’ll love you forever, I’ll like you for always. As long as I’m living, my baby you’ll be.”
A Memorial Tree was planted for Christina
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Cremation Society of Minnesota