Karl Bruce Wyatt
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May 26, 1966 – May 28, 2019
Karl Bruce Wyatt, known to many as “Bucksie” or “Bugsy,” entered into eternal rest on May 28, 2019. He was born in White Plains on May 26, 1966 to Leroy and Rose Wyatt. Karl received his education in the White Plains Public Schools and graduated from White Plains High School in 1985 where he was a standout linebacker and fullback for the Tigers.
Immediately after high school, Karl was a Plumber’s Apprentice with White Plains Local 299. He retired from the Westchester County Department of Corrections after twenty-five years of service. Karl was known for his storytelling, laughter, and his love of music, especially classic crooners like Billy Eckstein, Frank Sinatra, Johnny Hartman, and Jack Jones. Karl had a big heart and loved his family and friends.
Karl is survived by both parents; brothers Keith Wyatt (Valencia) of Hopewell Junction, New York and Kenneth Wyatt (Emmy) of Bedford, New Hampshire. Also surviving are two nephews, Jayden and James; two nieces, Caroline and Danica; two godchildren, Kyra Wadden and Joseph Carrier; separated spouse, Orlanda Wyatt; partner, Carlette Mitchell; a host of cousins and many, many friends.
The Entire Staff of Lee's Funeral Home, LLC respects that the family of Karl Wyatt entrusted the care of their loved one to us, and that they value the level of service & attention our funeral home provides. We are honored, in turn, to provide comfort, assistance and service to the family of Karl Wyatt during their time of bereavement.
In LIEU of flowers, the family appreciates/kindly requests contributions be made to the Scholarship Fund within the church, in his name/memory/honor, to: Chatterton Hill Church Scholarship Fund, 9 Whitney St., White Plains, NY 10606. If flowers are sent despite family contribution request, as this is a Memorial Service, sending a plant, potted flower or vase is preferable, and would need to be delivered on Sunday June 9th by/before 3:00pm to Chatterton Hill Church, 85 Chatterton Ave., White Plains, NY. The Family Thanks You!