|Birth: ||Jan. 28, 1926|
|Death: ||Sep. 8, 2004|
Waukesha Freeman (WI) - September 14, 2004
Jan. 28, 1926 - Sept. 8, 2004
Clyde R. "Chris" Christiansen, 78, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2004, at Hemet Valley Medical Center in Hemet, Calif. He was born Jan. 28, 1926, in Waukesha, to the late Robert and Mary (Aplin) Christiansen.
Clyde served two years in the U.S. Navy during World War II as an aviation machinist's mate. He married Margery Krueger on Feb. 23, 1946, at First Presbyterian Church in Oconto. The couple lived in Waukesha until 1966 when they moved to the town of Genesee, where they had constructed a new home. In 1994 they moved to Hemet. He was employed in engineering and management by companies in the Milwaukee area, and owned Genesee Electric from 1978 until his retirement in 1988.
Clyde was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Waukesha and belonged to the Masonic Lodge No. 37 and Eastern Star in Waukesha. He enjoyed hunting, woodworking, metal working, gardening, electronics and genealogy.
He is survived by his wife, Margery; daughter; sons; and seven grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Gail C. Ingle.
Burial will be in the Genesee cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to: Clyde and Margery Krueger Christiansen Scholarship Fund, c/o Linda Holt, Oconto Unified School District, 400 Michigan Ave., Oconto, WI 54153.
Robert William Christiansen (1903 - 1935)
Mary Aplin Christiansen (1902 - 1995)
married February 23, 1946
Note: WWII Veteran
Created by: Whitney G
Record added: Jun 02, 2010
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