Roger S. Christensen, Wild Rose, Wisconsin, age 76, passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at Wild Rose Manor in Wild Rose, WI.
He was born September 1, 1936 in Saxeville, WI, son of Ernest and Mary (Sorensen) Christensen. On February 3, 1973, Roger married Louise R. Biesik at Guardian Angels Catholic Church in Almond, WI and they shared 22 years of marriage before her passing on September 20, 1995. Roger and Louise owned Finders Keepers Antique Store in Wild Rose for many years.
Roger is survived by: two sons, James (Janine) Christensen of Saxeville, WI and David (fiancee, Lisa Fitzgerald) Christensen of Saxeville, WI; grandchildren: Celia and Ally Christensen of Saxeville, WI; Alisha (fiance, Justin Jansen) Christensen of Waupaca, WI; great-granddaughter, Kaelynn Jansen of Waupaca, WI; and a sister, Betty Markowski of Berlin, WI. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest and Mary Christensen; a son, Paul Christensen; and one sister, Lauretta Birkebak.
A Memorial Service will be on Monday, May 20, 2013 at 6:00 PM at the Holly Funeral Home in Wild Rose, WI. Reverend Eugene Gauerke will officiate. A visitation will be held on Monday from 3:00 – 6:00 PM at the Holly Funeral Home. The Holly Funeral Home of Wild Rose is assisting the family with arrangements.www.hollyfuneralhome.com