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Karen L. Cook

Jan 30, 1949 - Jun 23, 2022

On Thursday, June 23, 2022, Karen Louise (Bates) Cook, age 73, passed away peacefully and without pain at Canterbury Place Hospice. She was born in Sharpsburg, PA, January 30, 1949, the only daughter of the late Paul D. and Rita M. (Fix) Bates. She is survived by her beloved husband David R. Cook Sr., her…

Arthur G. Weber

Feb 25, 1959 - Jun 19, 2022

On Sunday, June 19, 2022, age 63, of Sharpsburg. Loving father of Arthur W. Weber (Jeannine) and Ashley Weber. Brother of Mary Ann Stec (Eric), Virginia Snyder (David), Clark Weber, and the late William Weber. Nephew of John and Connie Meinert. Art was a well-known sign painter for decades. He will be dearly missed. Friends…

LaVerne A. Baxter

Jul 5, 1936 - May 30, 2022

On Monday, May 30, 2022, age 85, of Shaler Twp. Beloved wife of Jack Baxter. Mother of Karen Jones (Tom), Kathy Metcalfe (Howard Rosenfeld), Michelle Ritchey (Robert), Diane Messmer (the late Robert), and Shawn Baxter (Patty). Grandmother of Juliana Jones McDermott (Jim), Jessica Jones Klugh (Scott), Jared Jones (Laura), Jennifer Ritchey Benoit (Joseph), Joseph Ritchey,  Jackie…

Robert G. Walker, Sr.

Aug 10, 1945 - May 23, 2022

On Monday, May 23, 2022, age 76, of Sharpsburg. Beloved husband of Raenelda "Rennie" Walker. Loving father of Robert Walker, Jr. (the late Lisa) and Raelene Scheidler. Grandfather of Robert III, Bridget, Nicholas, Emma Rae, and Henry. Bob was a MP with the US Army Reserves for 6 years and drove for Port Authority for 20…

Cora Mae Francioni

Feb 13, 1934 - May 20, 2022

On Friday,  May 20, 2022, age 88, of Indiana Twp. Beloved wife of the late Louis Peter Francioni Sr.; mother of Louis Jr., Giuseppe (Joey), Karen Sinopoli, Barbara Sakolsky, Paul and of the late Gary Francioni; grandmother of Nicole Orlando,  Dominic Francioni,  Kristi Francioni,  Giuseppe K Francioni, Paul Francioni Jr,  Mychele Westerlund,  Sarah Gary,  Gary Sakolsky, Cory Sakolsky, Louis Francioni III,  Brittany…

Gary N. Ishenbaugh

Apr 4, 1947 - May 8, 2022

On Sunday, May 8, 2022, age 75, of Shaler Twp. Loving father of Denise Williams (Michael) and Heather Ishenbaugh. Grandfather of Megan and Melissa Williams. Brother of Audrey Ishenbaugh. Uncle of Jeanine Burkhart and Eugene Susi. Former husband of Betsy Heslet. Friends received Thursday Noon- 2 pm at Worrell Funeral Home, Inc., Sharpsburg.

James E. Meinert

Dec 12, 1935 - Apr 28, 2022

On Thursday, April 28, 2022, age 86, of Sharpsburg. Former husband of Begonia Arauzo Maestro. Father of Cristina Meinert Arauzo, Sylvia Meinert Evans, Paul Meinert Arauzo, and Eduardo Meinert Arauzo. Grandfather of Marie-Noelle, Christian, Matthew, Alvaro, Jaime, Ainoha, Andrea, and Maria. Brother of Madalene (the late Francis), Judy (Nora), and the late Sr. Sara Jean,…

Joseph R. Kizior

- Apr 23, 2022

On Saturday, April 23, 2022, age 83, of Sharpsburg. Beloved husband of the late Dolores (Pugliese) Kizior. Father of Regina Killius (Walter), Ronald Kizior (Janice), and Renee Dayton (Tim). Grandfather of Matthew Kizior (Anna), Paige Kizior, and Kelly Dayton. Brother of Ruth Kizior. Friends received Wednesday 2-4 & 6-8 pm at Worrell Funeral Home, Inc.,…

Gary D. Kennington

- Apr 22, 2022

On Friday, April 22, age 68, of Sharpsburg. Son of Eileen Roland and the late Wilfred Kennington. Brother of Robert, Gilbert, Donna, Debbie, Darlene, and Christina. Also survived by his many nieces and nephews. Gary was a very dedicated animal lover and supported many animal charities during his life. There will be no visitation. Services…

Richard J. Kozlowski

May 23, 1942 - Apr 18, 2022

On Monday, April 18, 2022, age 79, formerly of Sharpsburg. Beloved husband of Mary Ann (Mika) Kozlowski. Loving father of Jeffrey Kozlowski (Heidi). Grandfather of Allison, Reese, Evan, and the late Zane. Also survived by his sister Dorothy and many nieces and nephews. Friends received Wednesday 6-8 pm at Worrell Funeral Home, Inc, Sharpsburg. A…