Theodore W. Chrystie, 76, of Utica passed away on Friday, December 27, 2019. Theodore was born in Utica on August 2, 1943. On February 8, 1964 he was united in marriage to Maria Chandler, a blessed union of 42 years until her death in 2006. Theodore is survived by his four children, Donald (Rowena) Chrystie, Utica, Marie “Tink” (David) Zaniewski, Utica, Rosalie “Roro” (Daniel) Siuta, Marcy, and Cherie (Scott) Sait, Whitesboro, five grandchildren, Danielle “Love of his life” (Eddie) Constantine, Craig (Brittnay) Siuta, T.J. Chrystie, Nicole Chrystie, and Scott Sait, and three great grandchildren, Izabel Chrystie, Landon Siuta and Jason Constantine. Calling hours for Mr. Chrystie will be held on Sunday, December 29, 2019 from 2-4 at the Heintz Funeral Home, 408 Herkimer Rd., N. Utica with a service to be held at 4:00. The family would like to extend special thanks to the staff of Hospice, especially Crystal, Irene and Cindy and the staff of the Abraham House especially Kourtney, Christina, Ze and Bonnie.