Charles Melvin Cobert, Fairchance, Pa.
Charles Melvin Cobert “Chuck”, 90 of Fairchance, Pa. passed away at home with his family by his side on Wednesday, December 4, 2019.
He was born in Mount Sterling, Pa. on July 17, 1929 to his parents, Charles Albert Cobert and Helen Mae (Whelan) Cobert.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by daughter, Kelly Jo Cobert; sisters, Judy Cobert Wiener; brothers, Dale and Tom Cobert; brothers-in-law, Johnny French and Alvin Lindsey; step brother, Bob Groves; step sister, Jean Wright and mother-in-law, Elizabeth Cobert
Surviving are his wife of 70 years, Estella (Hunt) Cobert; sons, Charles and Elaine Cobert and Ronald Cobert; daughters, Debbie and Bob Wolfe, Cheryl and Bill Null and Tina Cobert; grandchildren, Jamie Landman, Angela Kelly, Charles Melvin Cobert, Jennifer Armstrong, Ronald Cobert II, Megan Delorme, Joshua Null and Ashley Martinez; great grandchildren, Bryce Landman, Alexa Budner, Braden and Elaina Armstrong, Laurel, Ronnie and Dove Cobert, Zaiden and Mateo Martinez, Julia and Jessica Cobert, Julien and Adrien Delorme and baby boy Null due in May; brother, Bill Cobert; sisters, Audrey French and LaVerne Lindsey; many nieces and nephews and beloved fur baby, Muffin.
Chuck was a Veteran of WWII serving in the US Army.
He was employed for many years as a Foreman with E.W. Bowman Company until his retirement.
The family will greet friends and family in the Dean C. Whitmarsh Funeral Home, 134 West Church Street, Fairchance, Pa. on Saturday and Sunday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. and on Monday, December 9, 2019 from 9 to 10:00 a.m. The Funeral Service will begin at 10:00 a.m. with Pastor Chuck McLaughlin officiating.
Interment will follow in LaFayette Memorial Park, Brier Hill, Pa. with Military Rites being accorded by General Marshall Amvets Post 103.
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