Christopher Purdy

Christopher Anthony Purdy

Wednesday, February 15th, 1961 - Wednesday, December 16th, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Christopher Purdy, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Christopher Purdy

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Christopher's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Christopher's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.


Christopher Anthony Purdy

59, of Dartmouth passed away in Dartmouth General Hospital on December 16th, 2020.

Born on February 15th, 1961 in Roseway Hospital, Sandy Point as the youngest child of the late Julius and Myrtle Purdy, Port La Tour, Shelburne County. Chris battled glioblastoma for more than a year.

Chris graduated from Barrington Municipal High School and then worked at the same place for over 40 years in Dartmouth. He was a natural artist, and we have many of his paintings to enjoy.

Chris was predeceased by his parents, his son Christopher Jr.,niece Jennafer Purdy, and brother-in-law Howard Siteman. He is survived by his partner, Karen Atkinson; son Matthew; sisters, Judith Siteman, Candace Agnew (Greg); brothers, J. Malcolm Purdy and Rev. John Purdy (Laura); 6 nieces, 2 great nieces, and 2 great nephews.

Chris was a tissue donor. His graveside service will be held in the spring of 2021. Donations can go to the Brain Tumour Research Fund, QEII Foundation, 5657 Spring Garden Road, Parklane Mall, Suite 3005. Hfx. B3J 3R4.
Read Less

To plant a memorial tree in honor of Christopher Anthony Purdy, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Christopher

Service Details

There are no events scheduled. You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or planting a memorial tree in memory of Christopher Anthony Purdy.


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Christopher here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Plant a Tree in Memory of Christopher
0 trees have been planted in memory of Christopher Anthony Purdy

Mary McDonald

Posted at 08:32am
John and Laura . Our thoughts are with you and the family on the passing of Chris. Mary and Bob

Joan & Aaron

Posted at 06:53pm
So sorry to hear of Christophers passing. May you find solace in your faith and knowing other people care.

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: