Charles H. Shipley

Charles H. Shipley, 96, of Mount Vernon, died Tuesday, February 12, 2008, at Mount Vernon Assisted Living. Born in Claridge, PA on December 19, 1911, he was a retired partner of Tully & Shipley Real Estate, member of St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Youghiogheny Lodge #583, F & AM, Syria Temple of the Shrine & its McKeesport Caravan #4, Consistory, former Rotary Club of McKeesport, and Youghiogheny Country Club.

Son of the late Adolph and Rose Preston Shipley, husband of the late Margaret G. Billy Shipley, he is survived by daughter, Holly Elizabeth Pascucci of Baden, PA; 4 grandchildren, Darrell Shipley of Raleigh, NC, Jamie Shipley of Port Vue, Darci Stokes of Butler, and Lauren Pascucci of Baden; 6 great grandchildren; daughter-in-law, Jean Shipley of Elizabeth Twp. Mr. Shipley was preceded in death by son, Darrell Shipley.

Friends will be received Thursday from 2-4 & 7-9 PM at Hunter Funeral Home, Inc., 1600 Coursin Street, McKeesport. A service will be held Friday, February 15, 2008 at 11:00 AM in the funeral home with the Rev. Warren Smith officiating. Interment will follow in Jefferson Memorial Park, Pleasant Hills. The family suggests contributions to St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 329 Ninth Avenue, McKeesport, PA 15132.