CARL RUSSO/Staff photo. READINGS MAGAZINE: Christopher's Restaurant in Reading. Family members who all work at the restaurant. First row: Christopher Cushing, the restaurant is named after him. Pattie Cushing, Christopher's wife; Christopher's parents, Bill and Laurie Cushing, the proprietors; Jessica Cushing, Bill and Laurie's daughter and Bill Cushing, (senior) Bill's father. Back row: Richard Cushing, Bill's brother and Micheal Curley, Richard Cushing's son. 7/11/2014.