Charles B. Varner

August 13, 2015

Varner, Charles Obituary

Charles B. Varner, 83, of Big Valley Pike, Mill Creek, PA, died at 5:33 AM, Thursday, August 13, 2015 at J. C. Blair Memorial Hospital, Huntingdon, PA.

Born June 18, 1932 at Chester, PA, he was a son of the late David & Dorothy (Gearhart) Varner.

He was married to the former Shirley B. Goshorn on February 11, 1955. Mrs. Varner preceded in death April 14, 1998.

Surviving are nine children, Charles J. Varner of Calvin, PA, Catherine Betres of Allenport, PA, Eva White and her husband Tom of Newton Hamilton, PA, Saulman Varner of RD, Calvin, PA, Marie Branthafer of Newton Hamilton, PA, Sarah Williams and her husband Jim of Dry Run, PA, Carol Foster of Mill Creek, PA, Polly Gipe and her husband Dolan “Buck” of Mill Creek, PA and Joseph Varner and his companion, Amber Mock, of Altoona, PA. He is also survived by a number of grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren and four siblings, Oren Varner of Calvin, PA, Stanley Varner of Petersburg, PA, Irene Brenneman of RD, Orbisonia, PA and Genevieve Estep of Calvin, PA. Five brothers, Kenneth, Ralph, Bernard, Oliver and Arthur and two sisters, Florence Chilcote and Catherine McCartney, preceded in death and one daughter died in infancy.
    
Mr. Varner retired from Ford New Holland, Inc., Belleville, PA after over 20 years service. After retirement he worked at the Sherm Glick Livestock Auction, Belleville, PA.
    
Mr. Varner was a veteran of the Korean War serving with the U. S. Army.
    
He was an avid hunter and outdoorsman and enjoyed spending time with family and friends.
    
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM, Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at the Robert I. McClain Funeral Home, 245 Seminary St., Cassville, PA with Pastor Jeffrey Knepper officiating. Interment will be made at Wright Cemetery, RD, Calvin, PA. Friends may call at the funeral home 7 – 9 PM Monday and one hour prior to the service on Tuesday.
    
Memorial contributions may be made to the Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, Inc., P. O. Box 220, Orbisonia, PA 17243 to help with the cost of arrangements.




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August 17, 2015
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Robert I. McClain Funeral Home

245 Seminary Street
Cassville, PA 16622
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August 17, 2015
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Robert I. McClain Funeral Home

245 Seminary Street
Cassville, PA 16622
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August 17, 2015

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Wright Cemetery

Calvin, PA 16622
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