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Linda E. Christenson, former Pride of Baltimore executive director, dies

Linda E. Christenson, former Pride of Baltimore executive director, dies

Linda E. Christenson, a lawyer who had been executive director for a decade of the Pride of Baltimore Inc., died Feb. 25 from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma at her Rehoboth Deach, Del., home. The former Ruxton resident was 66.

Linda Ellen Christenson, the daughter of Arthur L. Christenson, a marine engineer and vice president of Foster Wheeler, and his wife, Jeanne Christenson, a teacher, was born in Astoria, N.Y., and was raised in Denmark and Mountain Lakes, N.J., where she graduated in 1970 from Mountain Lakes High School.

Ms. Christenson earned a bachelor’s degree in 1974 in history and education from Wittenberg University in Springfield, Ohio, and a master’s degree in public...

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