2014-02-13 / Obituaries

Lynn Christie

February 8, 2014


Lynn Christie Lynn Christie Lynn Woznicki Christie, 55, of East Hartford, CT, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014 at Touchpoints of Bloomfield after a brief illness, surrounded by family members. She was born on Sept. 23, 1958 in Middletown, CT, to Mimi Cavanaugh and the late Albert Woznicki. Lynn previously resided in Wyalusing, PA, and San Diego, CA, before settling in East Hartford.

She attended Wyalusing Valley Jr./Sr. High School in Wyalusing and graduated from Manchester High School. She was married to the late Robert Christie, and they had two sons, Travis and Cole Christie of Granby.

Survivors include her two sons, Travis Christie and his significant other, Christine Zeiner of Norwich and Cole Christie and his significant other, Jackie Smith of Tariffville. She is also survived by her mother, Mimi Cavanaugh and stepfather David Cavanaugh of Hernando, FL; sister, Tracy Wozincki and her husband, Brian Chapman of Manchester, sister, Kim Byrnes of Tunkhannock, brother Keith Wozincki and his wife, Leslie of Herrickville and sister, Lisa Holovacko of Wilkes-Barre. She is also survived by her grandson, Carter Smith and several nieces and nephews.

Lynn’s family would like to express their deep gratitude to the Touchpoints of Bloomfield staff for their wonderful care and to Life Choice Hospice for their dedication and care of Lynn in the last months of her life. Donations can be made payable to Solamor Hospice Foundation and mailed to Life Choice Hospice, 4 Oxford Road, Suite E4, Milford, CT 06460.

Friends and family are invited to attend calling hours to be held on Saturday, Feb. 15 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Newkirk & Whitney Funeral Home, 318 Burnside Avenue, East Hartford, CT, followed by a Memorial Service at 3 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial is private and at the convenience of the family.

For directions or online tributes, please visit www.newkirkandwhitney.com.

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