of Elm Grove, peacefully and unexpectedly passed away on October 20, 2013, at the age of 69. Beloved husband of Sheila. Father of Douglas (Meghan) and Jeffrey Christiansen. Brother of Dennis Christiansen. Also remembered by other family, colleagues and friends.
Keith spent seven great years at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, earning two degrees. He was a partner with Foley & Lardner LLP. Keith was a very active member of the community serving on numerous boards.
Visitation will be held on Friday, October 25 at Community United Methodist Church, Elm Grove (14700 Watertown Plank Rd.) from 4 to 7 PM. Additional visitation will be held on Saturday, October 26 at Community United Methodist Church from 9:30 until 10:15 AM, followed by a memorial service at 10:30 AM. A private graveside service will be held separately.
Keith loved to travel and without a doubt, his favorite destination was Africa. If desired, memorials may be written to Community United Methodist Church (CUMC) for a charitable Memorial Fund established to help children and families in Africa to receive training and animal gifts that help them become self-reliant.