April 16, 1955 - Nov 16, 2012 LINDSBORG, KS Alan Kent Christians, 57, of Lindsborg, KS, passed away on November 16, 2012. He was born April 16, 1955, to John E. & Anna Lou (Reynolds) Christians in Hoisington, KS. He grew up on the family farm near Beaver, KS. He earned his degree in mortuary science from University of Central Oklahoma. He used that education to serve others all of his life as a funeral director in Oklahoma City; Great Bend, KS; and Lindsborg, KS. He was preceded in death by his mother, Ann.Alan left behind many loved ones, including his wife, Sabrina Christians; sons, Skyler Christians and his wife Amanda, and Shannon Christians; father, John Christians; sister, Vivian Sexton and husband Bob; brother, Brad Christians and his wife Cathy; granddaughter, Avery Christians; stepson, Patrick Spellman; stepdaughter, Mariah Spellman; and many other close family and friends. Visitation will be held 4-7 p.m. Monday, November 19 at Christians Funeral Home, Lindsborg, KS. A Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, November 20 at 10:30 a.m. at Bethany Lutheran Church, Lindsborg, KS, with burial following at Smoky Hill Cemetery, Lindsborg. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be designated to the Alan Kent Christians Memorial Scholarship Fund, in care of Christians Funeral Home, 103 N Washington, P.O. Box 386, Lindsborg, KS 67456. Online condolences at

Published in The Oklahoman on Nov. 18, 2012