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John "Jack" Joseph Christy

January 28, 1930 ~ July 17, 2019 (age 89)

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Jack Christy, 89 of Cape Canaveral, Florida passed away on July 17, 2019.  Born in Pittsburgh, PA to Ralph and Annabel Christy.

He attended Crafton HS and excelled in all sports.  Jack graduated Elon College NC on a full football scholarship. Following graduation, he enlisted in the USMC and served as an officer in Korea.  Before deploying, he married Mary Kerns at El Toro Marine Base CA.  He coached at Ford City and Meadville HS in PA.  He produced many successful basketball teams in his tenure.

Jack is survived by Mary Kerns, daughters Kim, Jacqueline, Angela, 5 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, He is preceded in death by his son, daughter, sister, and brother.

 A funeral mass will be on August 2, 2019 at Church of Our Saviour at 10:30 am.  A Luncheon will follow at the church. You may sign John’s guestbook at






















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Memorial Mass
August 2, 2019

10:30 AM
Church Of Our Saviour
5301 N Atlantic Ave
Cocoa Beach, FL 32931

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