Pearl (Harris) Christie, age 85, of Trumbull, passed away February 21, 2013 at Bridgeport Hospital.

Mrs. Christie was born in New Haven and was a longtime Trumbull resident.

She was a part-time employee for Read’s Department Store. She was active in the PTA while her children were being raised.

Mrs. Christie enjoyed sewing, knitting, painting and visiting with friends and family.

She is survived by her beloved husband Robert Christie of Trumbull; four sons Spence Christie and his wife Terry of Woodbury, CT, Paul R. Christie of Trumbull, Cole Christie and his wife Karen of Southbury and Roy Christie of Trumbull ;her brother Kenneth Harris and his wife Mary of Charleston, SC ; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were private. Arrangements in care of the Cyril F. Mullins Funeral Home 399 White Plains Rd. Trumbull.

To leave an online condolences please visit mullinsfh.com.