2001-07-18 / Obituaries

Robert A. Christie

Robert A. Christie age 64 died on Saturday July 14, 2001 in Philipstown, NY.

Born in Yonkers, NY on April 9, 1937, he was the son of the late William and Ethel (Martin) Christie.

Mr. Christie was a retired Laborer for the Laborers Union Local #235 in Elmsford, NY, a resident of the Cold Spring Area since 1950 coming from Yonkers, NY; he was also a member of the Nelsonville Fish and Fur Club. He was a very active Volunteer for the Philipstown Volunteer Ambulance Corps, having won numerous awards for his work in the community.

His wife Norma J. Christie predeceased him; she died September 6, 1997. He is survived by one daughter, June Brenner, one brother, William Christie, Jr. of Summit, NY, four sisters, Carol Christie, Barbara Terraforte, Elizabeth Christie, and Phyllis Engler all of Yonkers, NY, 3 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren also survive. One brother James Christie predeceased Mr. Christie.

Funeral services were held on Tuesday July 17, 2001 at the Clinton Funeral Home Cor. of Parrott and Pine St. in Cold Spring, NY at 10am. Interment followed the in Cold Spring Cemetery.

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