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“I wish I had the privilege to know him. ”
1 of 24 | Posted by: ann evrard wolbert - pgh, PA


2 of 24 | Posted by: Teresita - significant_other

“Don't know you little man but my heart says god bless you and your family ”
3 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

“Nathan and Marguerite,We are very sorry for the loss of your precious son, Sam. Even though I only met him once, he captured my heart. Such a...Read More »
4 of 24 | Posted by: Pete and Terri Plog - ME - Family

“I am so sorry for your lose. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I loved caring for Sammy on the Montour bus the first half of the...Read More »
5 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

“To my family that has a special bond with mine, our hearts are with you. Our thoughts with your hearts and our own hearts heavy. May peace be upon...Read More »
6 of 24 | Posted by: Noah dennis - Orlando, FL

“Nathan and Marguerite - my heart is so heavy with your loss. I've never met either of you, but I feel like I've known Sam since birth. I remember...Read More »
7 of 24 | Posted by: Lorie Hope - Pasadena, CA

“Thank you for sharing Sam with all of us at The Watson Institute. He will remain in our hearts and will continue to bring a smile to our faces when...Read More »
8 of 24 | Posted by: Michele Trettel - Pittsburgh, PA

“Dear Christy Family,Expressing my sincere sympathy. While words fail to capture the PAIN of you losing Sammy, may you look forward to the time when...Read More »
9 of 24 | Posted by: B J

“Marguerite and family. What a sad time this is for you. May God give you strength to get through this. Know that He is with you on this difficult...Read More »
10 of 24 | Posted by: Mimi Groeger-Laughner - RIDGWAY, PA

“The right words can be so hard to find. Simply know that I'm thinking of you every moment. Sending my love and heartfelt prayers that you may find...Read More »
11 of 24 | Posted by: Betty Walter - Ridgway, PA

“I am so sorry for your lost. May you find comfort in the God of all comfort because he cares for you.1Peter 5:6-7 ”
12 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

“To Sam's Family,I am so sorry for your loss. Sam was a very special little boy, and a student you will never forget. He had a beautiful smile, an...Read More »
13 of 24 | Posted by: Dena Petrella - Pittsburgh, PA

“I am so very saddened for your loss. I will miss Sam's smile and happiness at my visits. ”
14 of 24 | Posted by: Joseph Hollinger - Friend

“To the Christy family,I am very saddened to hear of Samuel's unexpected passing. He will be dearly missed as he was one of my favorite patients and...Read More »
15 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

“To the Christy family and friends, please except my sincere condolences on the loss of your beloved Samuel. Please take comfort in God's promise at...Read More »
16 of 24 | Posted by: Vanessa

“deepest sympathy... ”
17 of 24 | Posted by: kathy ecimovic - freedom, PA

“I was blessed to be one of Sam's Music Therapists and have the opportunity to work with Sam in music therapy groups at Watson. He loved dancing a...Read More »
18 of 24 | Posted by: Taylor Belcastro - Bridgeville, PA

“My thoughts and prayers are with "Samuel" and his family.A former Pittsburgher ”
19 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

“You have our deepest sympathies. We pray in your behalf, and we look forward to the day when we will welcome back our loved ones on a Paradise earth....Read More »
20 of 24 | Posted by: A friend

“Sammy was a joy to be around and it was an honor being his chaperone on his school bus. I'll miss you little buddy!!! ”
21 of 24 | Posted by: Bill Juergen - Pittsburgh, PA

“We are so very sorry for your lost, Mallory. Please know that our heart breaks for you and your family along with yours. May you find comfort soon...Read More »
22 of 24 | Posted by: Jeff and Tina Maynard - Friend

“I am so sorry for your loss. ”
23 of 24 | Posted by: Rebecca McCormick - OR - Friend

“Love you , Sammy and will miss your smile. ”
24 of 24 | Posted by: Jo Ann Castle - Ridgway, PA


Samuel Louis Christy
Age 7 of Thornburg, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, January 24, 2018. Beloved son of Nathan Andrew and Marguerite (Castle) Christy; brother of Sebastien, Lillian, Nicole, and Christina; he is survived also by maternal grandparents Bruce and Jo Ann Castle; paternal grandparents Martha (Michael) Shefler and the late Donald Christy; nephew of Mallory Castle, Lynn Christy and Megan Adkins. Sam was loved and cared for by his very special nurse Crystal Myers and his many other beloved family members and friends. Sam was a 2nd grader at Watson Institute in Bridgeville. He loved watching Jeopardy and Mickey Mouse, playing with his siblings and will be remembered for always cheerfully greeting everyone with a fist-bump or a high-five. Sam was a very loved little boy who will be missed by all his family and friends. Friends welcome Monday 2-4 & 6-8pm at William Slater II Funeral Service (412-563-2800) 1650 Greentree Rd, Scott Twp 15220. Funeral Service Tuesday 11:00a.m. at the funeral home.