Lou Christiansen… Somers Resident and Servant is Remembered

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Louis Hammershaimb Christiansen Jr of Somers died January 4, he was 68. Lou was a Vietnam Veteran, a retired NYC Police Officer assigned to the Bronx Task Force an elite squad of 100 men, a contractor and a Somers Lion. He co-founded Drug Crisis in Our Backyard, along with his wife Carol, to raise awareness of the dangers of drug abuse. He was a beloved member of the community serving people through many organizations. Lou was a music lover, an avid trivia buff and Met fan…his memory will live on.

He was the long time husband of Café Realty Broker/Owner Carol Christiansen who often  referred to him as “that Lou”. A warm-hearted father, husband, brother who contributed to his family and community in every way possible.

He is survived by his wife Carol, daughter Karina and predeceased son Erik who was a NYC Police Detective. In lieu of flowers please make a donation to Drug Crisis in Our Backyard http://www.drugcrisisinourbackyard.com/

Clark Funeral Home 2104 Saw Mill River Road,  Yorktown Heights, NY 10598 (914) 962-3333 Wednesday January 7th ~ 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm

Mass of Christian Burial St. Patricks Church Yorktown Heights, NY Thursday January 8th ~ 10:00 am

Interment ~ Immediately following St. Michaels Cemetery 72-02 Astoria Boulevard East Elmhurst, N Y 11370 718-278-3240

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