Moser Memorial Chapel: Obituaries

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Frank N. Christiansen Frank N. Christiansen
(January 14, 1929 - March 8, 2012)

U.S. Veteran Frank N. Christiansen, 83 years, of Fremont, NE died Thursday, March 8, 2012 at Arbor Manor in Fremont.

He was born January 14, 1929 in Verdigre, NE to Frank and Avis (Smith) Christiansen. He grew up in Verdigre, NE and graduated from Wisner High School in 1947. After high school he served in the U.S. Navy and then moved to Fremont in 1960 where he worked in maintenance for Vigortone, a feed mill company. Frank was a people greeter at Wal-Mart for 11 years.

Frank married Marrion Heller June 24, 1953 at the Zion Lutheran Church in rural Wisner, NE.

He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Fremont, and V.F.W. Post #854 of Fremont.

Survivors include: wife, Marrion; son – Randy and wife Bonny Christiansen of Fremont, NE; daughter – Robin and husband Loran Hilbers of Hooper, NE; sister – Aletha and husband Fred Toy of Fremont, NE; 6 grandchildren – Douglas Christiansen, Jennifer Barker, Travis Christiansen, Nathan Hilbers, Greg Hilbers & Brent Hilbers; and 8 great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by: parents; 3 brothers; and 2 sisters.

Memorial Service will be 10:30 A.M., Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Fremont. The Rev. Dan Heuer will officiate. There is no viewing however friends may sign the register book 9 A.M. to 8 P.M. Monday with family receiving friends 6-8 P.M. at Moser Memorial Chapel in Fremont. Cremains will be placed in the columbarium at Ridge Cemetery with Military Honors conducted by the Fremont Honor Guard of V.F.W. Post #854 and American Legion Post #20.

Memorials may be directed to the Alzheimer’s Association or Fremont Area Medical Center Hospice.