Merced Christopherson, 86-year-old resident of Little Falls, MN passed away Friday, August 24, 2012 at the St. Cloud Hospital. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, August 30, 2012 at First Lutheran Church in Little Falls, MN with the Rev. David Sperstad officiating. Burial will take place at Oakland Cemetery in Little Falls, MN at a later date. Friends may call from 4-7 p.m. on Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at the Shelley Funeral Chapel in Little Falls, MN, and also one hour prior to services. Funeral arrangements are with the Shelley Funeral Chapel in Little Falls, MN.