Carl Christensen, age 54, of High Bridge,

Carl Christensen

Carl Christensen, age 54, of High Bridge, NJ passed away on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at home.

He was born on February 20, 1963 in Syracuse, NY.  He lived in High Bridge, NJ for the past 20 years, moving from Three Bridges, NJ and Syracuse, NY.

He was the son of Donna Nielson Christensen of Saratoga, NY and the late James Christensen.

Carl was married to Debbie Beer-Christensen for 25 wonderful years.

Carl served six years in the US Navy on submarines in the mid 1980’s.

Carl was a wonderful stay-at-home Dad who loved his girls.  He enjoyed fishing and though he enjoyed watching all sports, baseball was his passion.  His friends and family will miss his sense of humor and light hearted good nature.

Survivors in addition to his loving wife and mother include his two daughters; Emily Christensen and Jamie Christensen.  Four sisters: Kate Weinhold, Andrea Koleda, Jeannine Van Nostrand and Liz Kosmowski.  He is also survived by his Mother-in-Law; Janina Kail of Eastchester, NY.

Calling hours will be Saturday, July 8, 2017 from 7-9pm and Sunday, July 9, 2017 from 10am to 11am, followed by memorial service at 11am.  All at Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home, 26 Main Street, Lebanon, NJ.  Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Wounded Warrior Project by visiting