Kristen Ann (Cianfrocco) Christensen


Kristen Ann (Cianfrocco) Christensen 43, formerly of Rome, NY passed away in Los Angeles, CA, on July 15, 2022.

Kristen was born on April 10, 1979, in Rome Hospital to Leonard and Lorraine Cianfrocco. She graduated from Rome Free Academy in 1997, and shortly thereafter attended Vidal Sassoon Academy, Santa Monica, CA, where she studied to become a hair stylist and colorist. Kristen had a passion for making her clients feel their very best and enjoyed working at salons in Los Angeles for the past 20 years. In addition, Kristen previously worked at SM-UCLA Medical Center ER and was currently at the West LA VA Hospital in the sleep study department.

On June 10, 2011, in Camarillo, California, she married Jeffrey Christensen with whom she shared a deep, loving relationship spanning over 20 years. Together they enjoyed hiking, biking, kayaking, long walks and especially their second home in Lake Tahoe.

Kristen leaves behind her husband, Jeff Christensen; her father, Leonard Cianfrocco (Brenda); her mother, Lorraine (Pettinelli) Cianfrocco (Sam); her brother, Leonard Cianfrocco, and loving sister, Kimberly, who went out west frequently to enjoy special vacations with Kristen and Jeff.

She is further survived by her nephew Mason, who loved her dearly; a mother-in-law and a brother-in-law. She was predeceased by her maternal and paternal grandparents. Kristen will be dearly missed by her aunts, beloved Aunt Lucy, uncles, cousins and friends who each will hold her in a special place in their hearts. Kristen’s fun-loving personality will be cherished and remembered forever.

A memorial mass will be held at St John the Baptist Church on Thursday August 11, 2022 at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. John the Baptist or a charity of your choice.