In memory of
Patrick F. Christie
Patrick F. Christie, age 72, of Erie, passed away quietly, at home, on October 10, 2016. He was born in Erie, Pa., on June 30, 1944, a son of John Christie and the late Katherine Hurn Christie. Pat was a graduate of Cathedral Preparatory School class of 1962 and served in the United States Air Force. He married the former Jean Marlowe in 1972 and raised his family while working as an optician with Precision Vision Center. Pat was a Cleveland Browns fan and also coached basketball and soccer at Our Lady of Peace School. He also served on the board of the Zukor Club and enjoyed throwing darts and bowling. Pat was charismatic and selfless with a sharp wit, and he will be greatly missed by his family and friends. In addition to his father and his wife, Pat is survived by three children: Derrick Christie of Centerville, Va., Patrick Christie of Erie and Alison Marcin (Tom) of Pittsburgh, Pa. He also leaves two granddaughters: Dahlia Jean "DJ" and Ivy Louise Marcin, both of Pittsburgh, along with his siblings: Cheryl Frazier Adams (Ken) of Waterford, Pa., Jack Christie (Peggy) of Erie, Pa. and Sue Poux of Cary, N.C. Many loving aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and friends also remain. Friends may call at Burton Westlake Funeral Home, 3801 West 26th Street (at Powell Ave.), Erie, PA 16506, on Saturday from 12:00 noon until the time of a memorial service there at 2:00 p.m. with Father Leo Gallina officiating. Memorials may be made to the Regional Cancer Center, 2500 West 12th Street, Erie, PA 16505. Send condolences at www.Burtonfuneralhome.com . Sign the Guestbook at www.GoErie.com/obits
View Full Obituary ›
Express Your Condolences By Sending Funeral Flowers.
All arrangements are locally delivered to Burton Funeral Homes and Crematory by a local Erie, PA florist.