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“Soar Christy Soar. You will always be in our hearts.Love you bunches. XOXOXOLove Uncle John and Aunt Robin ”
1 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“Gregg and Karen so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
2 of 22 | Posted by: Suzanne Weisse

“Our sincere condolences to your family. Take comfort in fond memories & know we are thinking of you. ”
3 of 22 | Posted by: Heidi Soja

“I am sad beyond words that this has happened to such a close family friend. She came into my life as my sister Kristie's best friend when I was about...Read More »
4 of 22 | Posted by: Aubrey Meunier - Broad Brook, CT

“Oh no.iam so sorry for your loss.your family is going through a lot of hardships with her passing.Please know praying for you and your family.The O...Read More »
5 of 22 | Posted by: karenbrosseau83@gmail.com

“I'm so sorry for your family's loss. God promises to be close to the brokenhearted. PS 34;18. I hope you find comfort in God's promise & in the many...Read More »
6 of 22 | Posted by: Tara

“I just read through all the wonderful accomplishments and memories Christina has left for her daughter, Destiny. Although tragic to her family and...Read More »
7 of 22 | Posted by: Debbie (Card) Lisee


8 of 22 | Posted by: Clayton Hayward - Enfield, CT

“We are so sorry for your lost. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Kate and Seth Spector ”
9 of 22 | Posted by: Kate Spector

“I am so sorry for your loss. She is so beautiful. ”
10 of 22 | Posted by: Jody Ward - Jacksonville, FL

“My condolences to the entire family. RIP Christina ”
11 of 22 | Posted by: LeeAnn (LeeLee) Sullivan - MA

“There is a saying : Ohana means family. Family means nobody gets left behind. Christina was always friendly to everybody and she will be forever...Read More »
12 of 22 | Posted by: Carolyn Agresta - Enfield, CT

“Sending condolences to your family. I'm so sorry for your loss. My words seem like not enough. I grieve with you. ”
13 of 22 | Posted by: Cathy Curry

“My thoughts are with the family and her little girl. R.I.P CHRISTINA ”
14 of 22 | Posted by: Jessica Ledue - Enfield, CT

“Gregg & Karen, This news is so hard to believe, I can't imagine this, Christina was too young, to your extended family, and the both of you, my...Read More »
15 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always. ”
16 of 22 | Posted by: Steven Singletary - West Hartford, CT

“So very sorry Gregg and Karen and family .. I can't imagine what you are going through .. U now have a special angel always watching over u ... Hugs....Read More »
17 of 22 | Posted by: Tracey Tatro - Rocky Hill, CT

“May your body rest in peace and your soul to fly forever with the angels. ”
18 of 22 | Posted by: Kimberly Roy - TUCSON, AZ

“Fly high with the angels, Christina. ”
19 of 22 | Posted by: Kimberly Roy - Tucson, AZ

“Greg and Karen, These are beautiful words and I am so sad to hear of the loss of your daughter. I cannot imagine your pain. My thoughts are with you. ”
20 of 22 | Posted by: Clarice Cutler - Windsor, CT

“My thoughts and prayers to the family, I can't imagine how hard this must be. Bless you all. ”
21 of 22 | Posted by: Maureen McFarland - Wethersfield, CT

“To the family I would like to express my sincerest condolences! I am truly sorry for your loss! My heart goes out to all of you! May God be with you...Read More »
22 of 22 | Posted by: Heather Walsh - Manchester, CT


Christina Pugliese, of Enfield, CT, passed away unexpectedly at home on July 18, 2017 at the age of 30. A strong, intelligent and independent young woman, she was also a single mother. While raising her daughter, Destiny Leigh, Christina worked full time, attended Destiny’s dance recitals, acquired professional certificates and studied for her degree. In 2016 Christy earned a BS in Criminal Justice and an Advanced Paralegal Certificate from Bay Path University where she graduated Summa Cum Laude. Christina was on the cusp of breaking into the criminal justice field for which she had so much passion. Meanwhile, she was employed as a school bus driver at Smyth Bus, Inc. since 2012, loved her PSA students and enjoyed driving sports and educational charters. Her accomplishments and character demonstrated an enduring practice of taking responsibility, working hard and remaining resilient through whatever came her way. Christina valued her family and friends. Even with her busy schedule, she willingly helped out because it was the right thing to do. Whether she was tending the garden with her Gram, building a fence with Pop Pop, writing thank you notes for kindnesses received, or just listening to a friend, Christy did things for others with no expectations of reward or acknowledgement. Her desire to help others inspired her to develop a Halloween costume drive for kids in need in 2015 as well as ponder the reasons and remedies for the homelessness she witnessed when visiting NYC as a child. Christina spoke her mind and always the truth. Everyone knew where they stood with her and it was usually right in the center of her heart. She also had a heart for her team and was a loyal NY Giants fan through thick and thin. Christina Marie Pugliese leaves her 10 year-old daughter Destiny Leigh Irving, her parents Gregg Pugliese and Karen Ward, and her sister Meagan Pugliese, all from Enfield. She leaves her paternal grandparents Patricia and Gene Pugliese of Windsor and is pre-deceased by her maternal grandparents, Walter and Patricia Ward and paternal great-grandparents, Kay and Dominick Granell, all from Windsor. Christy leaves numerous aunts, uncles and cousins who adore her. Her extended family includes Destiny's father Mark Irving and Destiny’s grandparents Lisa & Ed Mastella. Best friends of many years regard her as fierce, loyal, fun loving, and generous with her love. Her family will receive friends on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 from 5-8 p.m. at The Lodge Community Chapel, 130 Deerfield Rd., Windsor, CT 06095. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday in Hazardville Cemetery, Elm St., Enfield, CT 06082. Services have been entrusted to Carmon Funeral Home of Windsor. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Webster Bank c/o Destiny Leigh Irving Fund, 50 Freshwater Blvd., Enfield, CT 06082.