Estelle Christiansen

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Estelle Christiansen, 80, of Leesburg, Fla., passed away early Tuesday morning, Aug. 26, 2014, at the Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre, Pa.

Estelle was born in North Bergen, N.J. on June 7, 1934, the daughter of Anthony "Tony" Tarantino Sr. and Mary Scarpato Tarantino. In 1966, Estelle and her husband Alfred moved to Pike Township, Bradford County, Pa. In 1976 the couple established the Christiansen Tire Center which continues operation to present by their son Jeff.

She is survived by her husband, Alfred R. Christiansen Sr.; sons, Alfred Christiansen Jr. and wife Rita of Nichols, N.Y., Jeffrey Christiansen and wife Frances of Pike Township, Robert Christiansen of Pike Township, Craig Christiansen and wife Marcy of Watkins Glenn, N.Y.; grandchildren, Mark and Talia Christiansen; brother, Anthony Tarantino Jr. and wife Maureen of Rutherford, N.J.; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

A private funeral service will be held at the convenience of the family. There are no calling hours. The Maryott-Bowen Funeral Home of Towanda, Pa. is assisting the Christiansen family with arrangements. Contributions may be directed to the , Bradford Unit, 1948 E. Third St., Williamsport, PA 17701-3945 in Estelle's memory. Memories and condolences may be expressed by visiting

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Published in Daily Review on Aug. 28, 2014
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