Michele Houck Wilcosky, 65 of Uniontown went to be with the Lord on December 16, 2021.
Born July 30, 1956, her parents Virginia (Beal) & Michael Houck, grandparents Dorothy “Baba” & John Beal and her numerous beloved dogs preceeded her.
Michele was a graduate of Uniontown Area High school & California State College.
She grew up studying dance & acrobatics with her siblings and traveled throughout the east region performing her acrobatic act. Michele displayed her talents on regional and national television and on the famous Steel Pier in Atlantic City. She started teaching lessons in her basement and eventually went on to own Houck Dance Studio for 45 years with her sisters. She loved children and touched the lives of the thousands of students she taught. She had a passion for animals, loved the beach, trips to the casino, spending summers in the pool and cheering on the HDS by Ariel dancers. Her greatest loves were her daughter Brittany and grandson Judson “JJ” Gibson. They are left to celebrate her life, as well as son in law Justin Gibson, sister and best friend Melody Laight (Brian), brother Mickey Houck (Connie) and sister Dorothy Constable (Fred). She also loved her nieces and nephews Ariel, Joey, & Isla Vicites, Bradlee Laight, Trisha & Luke Fabery, Mikey Houck and Demarie Constable. Best bud of over 50 years, Robbi Carolla, special friends Larry Wilcosky & Mary Kunkel and her fur babies Liza, Sammy & Riley. Michele will be remembered for her fun & witty sense of humor and loving heart.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Michele’s name to Fayette Friends of Animals.
Friends will be received in the the Terravecchia-Haky Home for Funerals, Inc., 71 Pennsylvania Ave., Uniontown, Pa. On Tuesday, December 21, 2021 from 2-7 p.m.
Interment will be private.