Gertrude M. Christy, 82, of
Butler, Pennsylvania, passed away on June 2, 2014 at
her residence surrounded by her loved ones.
She was born July 10, 1931
in Butler, Pennsylvania to the late Francis Lewis
and Julia (Eppinger) Lewis.
Mrs. Christy worked as a
Supervisor at the Pine Haven Personal Care Home,
retiring in 2002. She was a member of the East
Butler Presbyterian Church. Mrs. Christy enjoyed
camping, fishing and loved spending time with her
Mrs. Christy is survived by
her husband, Richard L. Christy, whom she married
October 26, 1949; two sons, Richard C. Christy and
Brian L. Christy and his wife Sharon, both of
Butler, PA; one daughter, Debra D. Panei and her
husband James of Butler, PA; eight grandchildren;
two step-grandchildren; four great-grandchildren;
and one sister, Zella McAnallen of New Castle, PA.
In addition to her parents,
she was preceded in death by five sisters and two
There will be no public
A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday,
June 25, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. at the East Butler
Presbyterian Church, Randolph Avenue, East Butler,
PA 16029, with Reverend Mary J. Kitchen,
Arrangements are being handled by the Thompson -
Miller Funeral Home, Inc., 124 East North Street,
Private burial was held in the
North Butler Cemetery of Oakland Township.
Memorial donations are
suggested to the East Butler Presbyterian Church, P.
O. Box 233, East Butler, PA 16029.