Carl L. Christy, 81

SEPT. 1, 1931-JAN. 24, 2013

January 25, 2013
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Carl Leonard Christy, 81, of Hagerstown passed away Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, at Julia Manor Healthcare Center, Hagerstown.

Born Sept. 1, 1931, in Hiedelberg, Pa., he was the son of the late Lawson and Harriet (Triebach) Christy.

Mr. Christy retired as a quality assurance specialist with the Civil Service in the aero space field, and was a U.S. Air Force veteran.

He was Catholic by faith, and loved to golf and swim.

He is survived by five children, Patricia Christy Anderson of Denver, Colo., Joan Davey of Grand Junction, Colo., Robert Christy and his wife, Sandy, of Hagerstown, William Christy of Waynesboro, Pa., and John Christy of Apex, N.C.; one brother, Lawson "Bud" Christy of Florida; one sister, Leona Quinn of Plattsburgh, N.Y.; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his loving wife of 58 years, Lillian Theresa (Winski) Christy.

Funeral services and burial will be private and held at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

Rest Haven Funeral Chapel, Hagerstown is in charge of the arrangements.

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