Tom Christie


(Dec. 2, 2007)

Thomas Kent Christie, 62, died unexpectedly Sunday, Dec. 2 at his home in Irvine, Calif.

He was born June 8, 1945, in Omaha, Nebr.  He moved with his parents, Vince and Iola Christie, to Powell when he was 5 years old. He graduated from Powell High School in 1963.

He earned a degree in interior design from Montana State University in 1968. He was awarded the Silver Star and the Bronze Star while serving with the U.S. Army in Vietnam.

He was in the property and casualty insurance business in California.

Survivors include his son, Cory Christie, Irvine, Calif.; and his brother, Worth Christie of Casper.