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Alvin K. Christiansen

November 12, 1937 September 30, 2018
Alvin K. Christiansen
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Obituary for Alvin K. Christiansen

Alvin K. Christiansen, age 80, of McHenry, passed away Sunday, September 30, 2018, at Alden Terrace. He was born November 12, 1937, in Algona, IA to Mads and Edith (Peterson) Christiansen.

Alvin lived in Bella Vista, AR, since 2000, but has been a resident of McHenry for the last four years. He was a Vice President at Continental Bank. Alvin proudly served in the US Army and in the US Air Force. He was a loving father, caring grandfather, fond brother, and wonderful friend who will remain forever in their hearts.

Alvin is survived by his two daughters, Gayle (Matt) Richards, Kay Ann (Paul) Blaszczyk; his son, James (Christal) Christiansen; eight grandchildren, Sean and Kira Richards, Luke, Sarah, and Katie Blaszczyk, Madeline, Annemarie, and Caroline Christiansen; two brothers, Paul (Debbie) Christiansen, Wayne (Jan) Christiansen; his sister Jean (Dennis) Miller; and his brother-in-law, Harvey Julius.

In addition to his parents, Alvin was preceded in death by his sister, Edye Julius.

Friends and neighbors may gather from 3 p.m. until 5 p.m. on Saturday, October 6, 2018, at Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, 3700 W. Charles J. Miller Road, McHenry, IL 60050.

For those wishing to send an expression of sympathy, Alvin’s family suggests memorials to Helping Paws, 2500 Harding Lane, Woodstock, IL 60098.

For information, please call the funeral home at 815-385-2400 or visit where friends may leave an on-line condolence message for his family.

If you would like to donate to the family, please visit Alvin's Tribute Fund.

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3:00 PM 10/6/2018 3:00:00 PM - 5:00 PM 10/6/2018 5:00:00 PM
Justen Funeral Home & Crematory

3700 Charles J. Miller Road
McHenry, IL 60050

Justen Funeral Home & Crematory
3700 Charles J. Miller Road McHenry 60050 IL
United States

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