Christopher James Classic

Finney Funeral Homes

Obituaries | The Tube City Almanac | January 24, 2021

Christopher James Classic, 61 of Dravosburg, passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 23rd, 2021 surrounded by his children. He was born in McKeesport on October 7th, 1959 to the late Joseph W. Jr. and Harriet A. (Michalski) Classic. Christopher was preceded in death by his loving wife of 31 years, Stephanie Classic, as well as his brother Joseph W. the 3rd. He is survived by his sister Diane (Tom Churchill) Classic of Monessen, his children Crystal (Ryan Markosky) Jeznis of Ft. Myers Fl, Breanne (John) Morabito of Bethel Park, Jamie (Michael) Merlino of Clairton, his grandchildren Landon Markosky and Christopher Merlino, Granddog Loui, his beloved cats Kitty and Binx, and many nieces and nephews.

He was a member of the American Legion and Dravosburg Volunteer Fire Dept #1. He owned and operated Classic Construction for over 40 years. Family and friends will be received on Wednesday January 27th, from 2-4pm, 6-8pm at I.M FINNEY FUNERAL HOME, 203 4th St, Dravosburg, PA 15034. A service will take place Thursday January 28th at St Clare of Assisi Parish at 12:30pm. Interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery Port Vue. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Humane Animal Rescue, 1101 Western Ave, Pittsburgh PA. 15233. Online condolences may be offered at

Originally published January 24, 2021.

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