Former Lakeville Fire Chief Barry Christensen, 67, died of an apparent heart attack April 5.
Christensen was Lakeville's longest serving fire chief, holding what was at that time a volunteer position, from 1978 through 2000.
He is preceded in death by his parents and survived by his wife of 43 years, Mary (Grundman) Christensen; children, Christina (Jim) Puncochar and Melissa (Bret) Lorenson; grandchildren, Eric, Alex and Lauren Puncochar, Jake and Anna Lorenson; brother, Dean (Marcia) Christensen.
Mass of Christian Burial 1:30 p.m., Saturday, April 9 at the Church of the Risen Savior, 1501 Co. Rd. 42, Burnsville. A visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Friday, April 8 at , in Lakeville, and one hour prior to mass at church. Interment All Saints Cemetery, Lakeville.
In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred.
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