In memory of
Christopher 'Chris' Anderson Carpenter and dock builder was an excellent cook, 62 Christopher 'Chris' Anderson passed away on Dec. 16, 2018, just eight days after his 62nd birthday, due to complications after surgery. A Staten Island native, Chris attended McKee High School and Richmondtown Prep before becoming a talented dock builder and part-time chef. Chris was a man of many talents, which ranged from carpentry to car racing. One of his true passions was cooking and it was his greatest pleasure cooking for family and friends. He was very proud of his work as a carpenter and dock builder, working on many of the city's projects, such as restoring the Statue of Liberty. He had a passion for classic cars, great music and even better food. After retiring in 2010, he moved to Florida, where he enjoyed making woodwork for friends and family. He is survived by his wife, Jeannette (nee Hart); daughter, Joyce; mother, Beatrice; brother, Peter; sister, Julie, and many beloved nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held on Jan. 13, 2019, beginning at 1 p.m., at Nansen Lodge, 3441 Victory Blvd., Staten Island.
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