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Charlene Lavanda (Thomas) Blackstone

December 29, 1940 ~ September 21, 2021 (age 80)

Obituary

Charlene Lavanda Thomas Blackstone, Uniontown, Pa.

     Charlene Lavanda Thomas Blackstone, 80 of Uniontown, Pa. passed away with her loving family by her side at the Uniontown Hospital on Tuesday, September 21, 2021.

     She was born December 29, 1940 in Smock, Pa.

     Preceding her in death were her parents, Charles Edward and Ida Mosako Thomas; her husband of 57 years, Wilbert Blackstone; brothers, Daniel Richard and Ronald Elmer and her sister, Lina Thomas.

     Surviving are her children, Wilbert Allen Blackstone and his girlfriend Chrissy Chuey, Linda Blackstone-Nick and her boyfriend Ed Rodeheaver, Cindy Blackstone Seal and her husband Donald, Raelynn Blackstone Gibbs and her husband Robert and Bobbi Sue Blackstone Franczyk and her husband Pete; grandchildren, Sarah and Jacob Blackstone, Haley Nick, Hannah Blackstone, Amanda, Justin, Jessica and Mason Gibbs, Ashley, Joshua and Christian Franczyk and Kayla and Nick Seal; sisters and brothers, Gloria Kostelnik, Charles Thomas, Samuel Thomas, Ada Clark (Bob), Lelia Thomas, Barry Thomas (Ramona) and Bruce Thomas (Ida); brother-in-law, Richard Blackstone (Judy) and several nieces and nephews.

     Charlene was employed at McCrory’s for over 30 years as a cook. She was a member of Amvets Post 103 Ladies Auxiliary. She also enjoyed spending time at the Amvets, playing bingo, playing cards and spending time with her children and grandchildren.

     The family will greet friends and family in the Dean C. Whitmarsh Funeral Home, 134 West Church Street, Fairchance, Pa. on Sunday from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. The Funeral Service will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, September 27, 2021 with Pastor Travis Edgar officiating.

     Interment will follow in LaFayette Memorial Park, Brier Hill, Pa.

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Services

Visitation
Sunday
September 26, 2021

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Dean C. Whitmarsh Funeral Home
134 West Church Street
Fairchance, PA 15436

Funeral Service
Monday
September 27, 2021

10:00 AM
Dean C. Whitmarsh Funeral Home
134 West Church Street
Fairchance, PA 15436

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