William Christensen

Mr. William L. “Bill” Christensen, age 75, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Monday, January 11, 2010. He was preceded in death by: son, Bryan Christensen; parents, Lars Christensen and Mildred Christensen Schumacher; and brother, Robert Christensen. He is survived by: wife of fifty-two years, Alvera Christensen, Lawrenceville, GA; daughters and sons-in-law, Cheryl and John Kuntz, Tacoma, WA and Gayle and Jim Summerville, Flowery Branch, GA; son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Maria Christensen, Renton, WA; grandpa's favorite granddaughters, Jessica Christensen, Sara Christensen, and Samantha Summerville; sisters, Betty Larson, Fife, WA and Janice and Monty Wareham, Puyallup, WA; and several nieces and nephews. Mr. Christensen was born October 30, 1934 in American Falls, ID and moved to Tacoma, WA and graduated from Puyallup High School in 1952. He moved to Georgia in 1984. He proudly served in the U.S. Navy Reserves for thirty years. He was the owner of Fab Spec Inc. until his retirement. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, January 16, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. at Christ the Lord Lutheran Church in Lawrenceville, GA with Pastor Robert Mitchell officiating. Interment will be on Tuesday, January 19, 2010 at 11:30 a.m. at Georgia National Cemetery in Canton, GA with military honors. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Christ the Lord Lutheran Church, 1001 Duluth Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30043 in memory of William L. Christensen. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.