Charles H. 'Charlie' Chrystal Jr.

Published on Tuesday, 7 November 2017 19:54


Charles H. “Charlie” Chrystal Jr., 69, of Bristol, husband of Ann (Lucenti) Munger-Chrystal, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, at Bristol Hospital.

He was born Sept. 23, 1948, in Norfolk, Va. and was a son of the late Charles H. and Helen C. (Hrostowski) Chrystal Sr. He was an Environmental and Safety Specialist at Smith Medical Co., Southington, prior to his retirement.

Charlie received a BA degree in History from Trinity College, Hartford in 1970. He was a member of the Bristol Fish and Game Association, a parishioner of St. Joseph Church, an avid New York Yankee Fan, and he loved his family and dogs. Besides his wife, Ann, he is survived by a daughter, Jodi Chrystal of Belmont, N.C.; two stepsons and their wives, Scott and Tamara Munger of Wallingford, and Craig and Launa Munger of Harwinton; a brother and sister-in-law, Stephen J. and Eileen Chrystal of Wolcott; a sister, Claire Chrystal of Milwaukee, Wis.; three grandchildren, Mitchell Raymond Munger, Lucy Marie Munger and Sydney Munger; a special aunt and uncle, James and Sandra Chrystal of Colchester; and several nieces and nephews.

His funeral will be held Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, at 9:30 a.m. from DuPont Funeral Home, 25 Bellevue Ave., Bristol, followed by a mass of Christian Burial in St. Joseph Church, 33 Queen St., Bristol at 10 a.m. Calling hours will be held Friday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

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Posted in The Bristol Press, on Tuesday, 7 November 2017 19:54. Updated: Tuesday, 7 November 2017 19:56.