PEEKSKILL, NY. - Kevin J. Bristol, a lifelong Peekskill resident, died Monday, Feb. 3. He was 48.
Bristol was born March 30, 1965, in Peekskill, he was the son of Owen and Joan Carpenter Bristol. He was educated in Peekskill Schools, where he was a punter on the PHS football team, and also a swimmer on the swim team. Later, he attended Texas Tech University, where he, again, was the punter for the football team. He was a professional firefighter in the City of Peekskill since 1989.
Bristol is survived by his wife, Kathi of Peekskill; mother, Joan Bristol of Peekskill; children, Brian (Dana) Summers of New York City, Katie Summers and Matthew Diterlizzi; two grandchildren; brother, Patrick (Dawn) Bristol of Franklin, Tenn.; sisters, Colleen (Jim) McCormick of Bradenton, Fla., Maureen Bristol of Franklin, Tenn., and Chrissy (Chris) Ortis of Pembroke Pines, Fla.; father-in-law, Robert (Karen) Leonard; brother-in-law, Bob (Eva) Leonard; sisters-in-law, Patti Blaich and Mary Pironti; many cousins; nieces and nephews; brother firefighters in the City of Peekskill. He was predeceased by his father, Owen Bristol.
Calling hours are Wednesday, March 5 from 1 to 7 p.m. at Joseph F. Nardone Funeral Home, Peekskill. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 6 at the Assumption Church, followed by Burial in Assumption Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to a charity of your choice.