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Charles “Charlie” Wiscount, Sr., 81 – US Marine Corps Reserve Veteran

charles wiscount sr obituary


charles wiscount sr obituary

Charles “Charlie” Wiscount, Sr., 81, of Tremont, passed away Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

Born in Branchdale, May 6, 1939, a son of the late Francis Sr. and Mary Wolff Wiscount.

Charlie was a 1957 graduate of the former Tremont High School. He was a Marine Corps Reserve Veteran. He retired as a commercial Meter Reader with PP&L.

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Charlie was a member of Most Blessed Trinity Catholic Church, Tremont had been very active in the Boy Scouts of America, not only in Tremont, but statewide. He was a 50 year member of the Tremont Fire Company and a member of the NRA.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, David Wiscount.

Surviving are his wife of 60 years, Joan M. Koch Wiscount; his children, Charles Wiscount, Jr. (Mindy), Tremont; Steven Wiscount, Tremont; Tracy Scott Wiscount (Sue), Shamokin; Joan Wiscount, Newtown and Randy Wiscount (Janet), Tower City; 10 beloved grandchildren he was very proud of: Angela Grguric (Adam); Bradley Wiscount; Cody Wiscount; Steven Wiscount, Jr.; Adrian Wiscount; Brandon Yeagley (Nicole); Richelle Reber (Kyle); DeAnna Tuttle (Kurt); Leah Wiscount (Calvin) and Jandi Wiscount; 6 great grandchildren, Alexa and Grayson Grguric; Presley Yeagley; Addie and Vaughn Reber and Silas Tuttle; his siblings, Mary Scheib, Tremont; Patricia Fenedick, Illinois; Linda Hummel, Bechtelsville, Roxanne Myers, Lock Haven; Francis “Sonny” Wiscount, Jr., Pine Grove and Dennis Wiscount, Tremont. Nieces and nephews.

Following Charlie’s wishes there will be no public services.

The Dimon Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., Tower City is honored to serve the Wiscount family. To send condolences to the family visit

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