AlliedNews.com - Grove City, Pennsylvania

Obituaries

March 10, 2013

Charles L. Alcorn

Harrisville outdoorsman was company consultant

HARRISVILLE — Charles L. Alcorn of Harrisville, died unexpectedly Friday (2-22-13) in his residence. He was 46.

Born Feb. 22, 1967, in Greenville, he was a beloved son of Charles "Junior" and Sandra Wike Alcorn. They survive.

He was a 1985 graduate of Franklin High School and Venango County Vo-Tech. He also attended Penn State and earned an associate degree in business in 1993.

Charlie started his welding career at Reed Welding in Grove City and later worked for Witherup Fabrication and Erection in Kennerdell. While working for Witherup's, he traveled quite extensively, including to Puerto Rico. 

He was currently employed for Martix SME, where he was superintendent consultant for the company. He recently spent 18 months in Newfoundland for work.

Charlie was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed all forms of hunting and fishing. He was quite proud of the fact that he got a "Pennsylvania Grand Slam" while on crutches. He also competed in national archery competitions and often won first place.

He was also well-known for his kindness and generosity. He was always there to lend a tool, a helping hand and anything else that anyone ever needed. Accordingly, he was also recently inducted into the Free Mason Society in Franklin.

He proposed to his fiance Marcy Brown Lusher this past June and they planned to be married this upcoming Fourth of July.

In addition to his parents and fiance, he is survived by two sisters, Angel Alcorn, Pittsburgh; and Renee Alcorn, Grove City; and a brother, Robert Alcorn and his wife Lisa, Kennerdell.

Also surviving are two special children, Dalton and Julia Lusher, Franklin; nieces, Rachel Chytil and her husband Thor, Pittsburgh; Kaylyn and Cheyanne Himes, Grove City; and Emily and Ashley Alcorn, Kennerdell; and numerous aunts and uncles.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Charles and Arabell Alcorn; and his maternal grandparents, Catherine and William Wike.

Friends may call from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday (3-9-13) in Larry E. McKinley Funeral Home, 109 Emlenton St., Clintonville. Friends can e-mail condolences by visiting www.mckinleyfuneralhome.net

Funeral services at 2 p.m. Saturday (3-9-13) in the funeral home.

Published Feb. 27, 2013 in Allied News. Pick up a copy at 201A Erie St., Grove City.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • ali obt140820-thorne,Mariellen- Mariellen E. Thorne

    Mariellen E. Thorne of Grove City passed away at her home Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, surrounded by her children, her husband, family and friends after a courageous two-year battle with breast cancer. She was 49.

    August 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • ali obt140813Fleming,Peggy.jpg_ Peggy S. Fleming

    Peggy S. Fleming, made her entrance into "the land of the living" on Friday (8-8-14)  around 1 a.m. She died in her Grove City home after suffering from congestive heart failure, a resulting complication of chemotherapy. She was 69.

    August 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • ali obt140813-behringer, jeann- Jeanne Lisk Behringer

    Jeanne Lisk Behringer of Grove City, passed away on Tuesday (8-12-14). She was 89.

    August 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • ali obt140813-bovard, robert.jp Robert L. Bovard Sr.

    Robert L. Bovard Sr. of Grove City went to his eternal home on Tuesday (8-12-14). He was 91.

    August 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • ali obt140813-patterson, del.jp Della Mae Patterson

    Della Mae Patterson, formerly of Mercer-Butler Pike, Liberty Township, Grove City, passed away after a brief illness at 5:25 p.m. Thursday (8-7-14) in Grove Manor, Grove City, where she was a resident since September 2008. She was 90.

    August 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • ali obt140809-moon, marian.jpg Marian Elizabeth Moon

    Marian Elizabeth Moon, a resident for the past 10 years of Shepherd of the Valley, Niles, formerly of Ketler Drive, Grove City, passed away at 11:05 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, in Shepherd of the Valley. She was 94.

    August 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • ali obt140809-Cornelius,Charle- Charles 'Chuck' C. Cornelius Jr.

    Charles "Chuck" C. Cornelius Jr. of Grove City went home to be with the Lord at 7:20 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, in Grove City Medical Center, Pine Township. He was 78.

    August 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • ali obt140806-geibel, theodore- Theodore 'Ted' L. Geibel

    Theodore "Ted" L. Geibel, a resident for the past 60 years of Worth Township (near Jackson Center), passed away unexpectedly at 4:35 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, in Jameson Memorial Hospital, New Castle. He was 86.

    August 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • ali obt140802-walters, eliz.jpg Elizabeth 'Betty' Perrine Walters

    Elizabeth "Betty" Perrine Walters of Grove City, a third-generation Swedish-American, passed away at 1:25 a.m. Thursday, July 31, 2014, in Grove City Medical Center, Pine Township, after suffering a serious injury last week in her home. She was 94.

    August 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • Jean M. Nollinger

    Jean M. Nollinger of Mercer, passed away on Sunday, July 27, 2014, in her home surrounded by family. She was 72.

    August 20, 2014

Featured Ads
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide