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Curtis Robert Christiansen
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Birth: Apr. 12, 1951
Buffalo
Wright County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Mar. 30, 2006
Bayfield
La Plata County
Colorado, USA

Curt Christiansen
Curtis Robert Christiansen, 54, went home to be with Jesus, Thursday, March 30, 2006. Curt was born April 12, 1951 in Buffalo to Don and Joan )Gilbert) Christiansen.
Curt married Margaret Pawlenty in August, 1986. They were blessed with three children, Jessie, Lucas and Aubrie. In 1997, they moved to Durango, CO from Golden Valley.
Curt has been Associate Pastor of Pine Valley Church, Bayfield, CO, where he touched many lives. Curt loved people. He was bold in his faith, and his life's purpose was sharing Jesus so others would know there is hope in this life and beyond. Curt will be greatly missed but we rest in the assurance that.... when we all get to heaven what a day of rejoicing that will be.
Curt is preceded in death by his father, Don Christiansen.
He is survived by his wife: Margaret and children, Jesse, Lucas and Aubrie all of Bayfield, CO; grandmother, Martha Dixon Gilbert and mother, Joan Gilbert Christiansen both of Buffalo; sister, Jody (Tom) Peterson of Apple Valley, CA; nephews, Chuck Peterson and Nick Peterson both of Buffalo and father-in-law Leroy Pawlenty of Rosemount, MN.
Memorial services were held Monday, April 3, 2006 at 12 p.m. at the Pine Valley Church, Bayfield, CO. Pastor Scott Kujath and Pastor Tilt James officiated.
In liew of flowers, the family requests those funds be designated toward a scholarship fund for the children.

OBITUARY:
Durango Herald
Durango, La Plata Co., Colorado
April 2, 2006

Curtis Robert Christiansen (4/2/2006)

A Bayfield pastor, Curtis Robert Christiansen, died Thursday, March 30, 2006, at Mercy Medical Center. He was 54.
Mr. Christiansen was born April 12, 1951, in Buffalo, Minn., to Don and Joan (Gilbert) Christiansen. He grew up in Buffalo and graduated from high school there.
He married Margaret Pawlenty in August 1986. They had three children, Jesse, Lucas and Aubrie. In 1997, the family moved to Durango from Golden Valley, Minn.
Mr. Christiansen had been associate pastor of Pine Valley Church in Bayfield, where he touched many lives.
His family said, "Curt loved people. He was bold in his faith, and his life's purpose was sharing Jesus - so others would know there is hope in this life and beyond. Curt will be greatly missed but we rest in the assurance that when we all get to heaven, what a day of rejoicing that will be."
He is survived by his wife, Margaret, and three children, Jesse, Lucas and Aubrie, all of Bayfield. He also is survived by his grandmother, Martha Dixon Gilbert of Buffalo, Minn.; his mother, Joan Gilbert Christiansen of Buffalo; sister Jody (Tom) Peterson of Apple Valley, Calif.; and two nephews.
A memorial service will be held at noon Monday, April 3, 2006, at Pine Valley Church in Bayfield. Pastor Scott Kujath and Pastor Tilt James will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests those funds be designated toward a Pine Valley Church scholarship fund for the children. 
 
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 Parents:
  Donald Goodwin Christiansen (1928 - 1994)
 
Burial:
Bayfield Cemetery
Bayfield
La Plata County
Colorado, USA
Plot: Block 40, Lot 62
 
Maintained by: Dorothy Peterson Kunz
Originally Created by: Kari M.
Record added: Nov 25, 2010
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Curtis Robert Christiansen
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Curtis Robert Christiansen
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