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

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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 www.dimonfuneralhome.com.

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