Robert O. Christensen, Sr. , 64, of 17 Maple Street, Hamden entered into rest on Thursday, October 21, 2004 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was a devoted husband to his wife Dorothy Finoia Christensen. Born in New Haven on March 22, 1940, he was the son of the late Frederick and Catherine Dolan Christensen, Sr. Prior to his death, He was the Owner/President of Robert O. Christensen Cemetery Maintenance. Besides his wife, Robert was a loving father to his children Diane Puliscano and her husband Dean of Alton, VA, Catherine Christensen of New Haven, CT, Roberta Delgobbo of East Haven, CT, Robert O. Christensen, Jr., of New York, John (Gus) Christensen and wife Lisa of Wallingford, CT and Jennifer Guevin and husband Randy and James Christensen and wife Michelle of Hamden, CT. He is also survived by his beloved sister, Nancy Zielenski of Wallingford, CT and the 17 pride and joys of his life, his grandchildren, Jeremy & Shawn Pulisciano, John Mitchell, Janet and Richard Abley, Robin and Steven Delgobbo, Robert O. Christensen, III, Joshua, Jessica, Johnathan and Joseph Christensen, Amanda, Randy, Jr., Cassandra and Jared Guevin and his great-granddaughter, Hayley Pulisciano. He was predeceased by his brother, Frederick Christensen, Jr. Funeral from BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 Whitney Ave., Hamden, Monday Oct. 25 at 10:30 Funeral service at Christ Lutheran Church, 600 Shepard Ave., Hamden at 11:00 AM. Friends may call Sunday from 2:00 - 8:00 PM. Burial will be in Hamden Plains Cemetery. For information or to send a condolence visit: www.beecherandbennett.com.

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  1. Dear Dot and Children: You have my deepest condolences. Please accept my sincere regrets that I can not be with you at this time. I am there with my heart. God Bless all of you. Love, Pat

  2. We are sorry to here of your loss. Ours prayers and condolences go out to you and your family in your time of need. May God bless you all and help you through these times. Deepest Sympathy\’s Bruce and Maritza Budney

  3. We would like to extend our deepest sympathies to all of Bob\’s Family members. He was a dear friend and he will be missed by all.

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