August 7, 2022

Death Announced of Christopher “Chris” Charles Pardue, Husband of Longtime Lyme-Old Lyme Elementary School Teacher Deb Pardue

MYSTIC — Christopher “Chris” Charles Pardue, 71, of Mystic, passed away Sunday, June 26, 2022 in New Haven, following complications from surgery. He was born Feb. 10, 1951, in Loving, N.M., to Maurice and Mary (Love) Pardue …

On June 4, 1978, he married the love of his life, Deb (Boyko) Pardue. They were married for 44 years. Together they raised two sons, Nathan and Bennett. Chris had four grandchildren, with the fifth (a boy) due in mid-July.

Chris is survived by his loving wife Deb (Boyko) Pardue; sons, Nathan (Emily) Pardue and Bennett (Arianne) Pardue …

Private graveside services for immediate family were held July 8, while a Celebration of Life ceremony will follow in August, for extended family and friends. Both services will be held in Connecticut.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Chris’ name to the “Maurice P. Pardue Loving High School Scholarship Fund,” via the Carlsbad (N.M.) Community Foundation. Donations can be made online at …

Visit this link to read the full obituary published Jul. 3, 2022 by ‘The Day.’