Daniel L. “Chris” Christensen
Our Hero – WWII Navy Veteran: Daniel L. Christensen, passed away Wednesday, January 5, 2022 at the age of 96 years. Beloved husband of the late Thelma. Reunited in heaven on their 73rd wedding anniversary. Dear father of Jill (Michael) Knoll, Jackie (Keith) Zierhart, Jody (Shelly) Christensen, James (Amanda) Christensen and Jay Christensen. Grandfather of Daniel (Adrea), Katie (Jim), Tim (Megan), Morgan, Alec and Max. Great-grandfather of Avery, Molly, Evan, Owen and Lucy. Preceded in death by his sisters and their husbands Lois (Robert) Swantz, Elaine (Norman) Hansen and Darcy (Tom) Dinauer. Brother-in-law of Lila (the late Leo) Szymborski and the late Geraldine (Colin) McDermott. Further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, January 15, 2022 at Zion Ev. Lutheran Church, 3600 S. Chicago Ave. in South Milwaukee from 9:00 AM until the time of the Funeral Service at 11:30 AM.
Military Honors ceremony will be held at Church at the conclusion of the Funeral Service. Private interment Oakwood Rest Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to Zion Ev. Lutheran Church Building By Grace Fund would be appreciated.