Christopher Edward DeFeciani 4/14/66 – 1/16/14 Of Erie, CO, formerly of Montgomery, NY passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, January 16th, at the age of 47. Chris was a beloved son, brother, husband, father, uncle, cousin and friend. He was known for his compassion, loyalty, and warmth. He was a graduate of St. Peter’s School, North Rockland High School, and Pace University, where he earned his BBA in Management Information Systems. He was a passionate past member of the Haverstraw Ambulance corps, during which time he helped to save numerous lives. He was employed as Senior Director of Production at Sandoz, Inc. Previously he was a loyal employee at Pfizer (formerly Wyeth) for 25 years. As a father and husband, he was always supportive and nurturing. He took great pride in his ability to provide for his family and tend to their needs and desires. Chris was passionate about cooking, photography, music, taking long rides on his motorcycle, and riding the trails on his quad. He found joy in sitting outside by a bonfire, taking his dogs Charlie and Grace for long walks and spending time with his family and friends. In the Immortal words of Steve Martin, Chris truly was one “Wild and Crazy Guy”. He is survived by his parents Joan (Barry) and Anthony DeFeciani, his wife Susan (nee, Eschenbacher) and his four children, Joshua Weintraub, Zachary, Lena and Sean DeFeciani, his sisters Carol DeFeciani, Tracy DeFeciani (Marco Prisco), Lisa DeFeciani (Jordan Barile) and brothers Anthony DeFeciani (Kelly Longo), and Patrick DeFeciani (Linda Senatore), his aunt, Elizabeth Bates, numerous cousins, sister-in-laws Caren Andersen and Diane (Robert) Bryan, and brother-in-law Thomas Eschenbacher and his many nieces and nephews whom he adored. Viewing on Friday, January 24th at George M. Holt Funeral Home, 50 New Main St, Haverstraw, NY from 2-4 and 7-9. A Mass of Christain Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 AM Saturday, January 25, 2014 at St. Peter’s church, 115 Broadway, Haverstraw, NY. Burial will be private. In lieu of Flowers The Family respectfully requests donations to the American Heart Association and the Myasthenia Gravis Foundation.