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Charles E. Cheresnye

May 6, 1957 ~ November 13, 2022 (age 65) 65 Years Old
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Charles E. Cheresnye, age 65, of Masontown, PA, passed away on Monday November 13, 2022.

He was born on Monday May 6, 1957 in Uniontown, Pa., a son of Charles Jr., and Agnes (Marincic) Cheresnye.

Charles was preceded in death by his parents and his brother-in-law Gary Sontheimer.

He was a graduate of Albert Gallatin High School class of 1975 and later attended California University before proudly serving his country with the United States Army with tours in Bosnia, Honduras and the Persian Gulf where he was wounded and received the Purple Heart. He was also a member of the Pals Club in Masontown.

Left to cherish his memory are his sisters, Joyce Sontheimer, Vickie Valencik and husband Kenny, Cindy Glad and husband Rich and several nieces and nephews.

A private visitation will be held on Wednesday November 16, 2022 in the Terravecchia-Haky Home for Funerals, 515 N. Main St., Masontown, PA

A mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday November 17, 2022 at 10 a.m., in St. Francis of Assisi Parish, Masontown Pa.

Interment will be held in the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, Bridgeville, Pa., at 10 a.m., on Monday November 21, 2022 where military honors will be accorded by the AMVETS Post 103 of Hopwood, Pa.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Chuckie’s name to the Catholic War Veterans, 1170 National Pike, Hopwood, PA. 15445.

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Mass of Christian Burial
November 17, 2022

10:00 AM
St. Francis of Assisi Parish, Masontown, PA

November 21, 2022

10:00 AM
National Cemetery of the Alleghenies
1158 Morgan Rd.
Bridgeville, PA 15017

Private Service

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Charles Cheresnye

May 6, 1957-November 13, 2022

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