Robert Eugene Christiansen, 40, of Thayer, KS, passed away on Saturday, July 6, 2019 in Kansas City, KS. He was born on February 8, 1979 in Dallas, Texas, the son of Brian and Deborah (Cole) Christiansen.
Robert was a hard worker and enjoyed working at Cobalt Boats in Neodesha, KS for several years. He enjoyed buildings things and working with wood. He also enjoyed being outside fishing, being in the woods and gardening. He loved his coin collection that his dad started and gave to him to finish. Robert was loved by all who knew him and he will be greatly missed.
Robert is survived by:
Parents: Brian and Deborah Christiansen of Thayer, KS; Children: Cheyenne Christiansen, Kenade Christiansen; Brothers: Brandon Christiansen of Azel, TX, Jimmie Christiansen of Thayer, KS; Aunts and Uncles: Leslie Cole and wife, Juli, of Texas, Lewis Cole of Thayer, KS, Sandy Raiburn and husband, Michael, of Oklahoma City, OK, Kelley Barton and husband, Doyle, of Del City, OK, Shelley Guigar of Del City, OK, Barbara Girtman and husband, Chuck, of Florida, Sue Brown and husband, Doug, of Florida; Grandparents: Robert and Mary Cole of Oklahoma City, OK, Mildred Christiansen of Florida; Godmother: Jo Wolf of McAlester, OK.
Robert was preceded in death by his grandpa, George Christiansen.
A funeral service will be held on today, July 10, 2019 at 2 pm at the First Baptist Church in Chanute, KS. Cremation will follow the funeral service. Online condolences may be left at: www.countrysidefh.com
The family suggests memorials to be made to American Heart Association and may be mailed to the funeral home. Arrangements have been entrusted to Countryside Funeral Home, 101 N. Highland, Chanute, KS 66720.