John "Charles" Shick, 77, of North Huntingdon, formerly of West Mifflin, passed away March 1, 2016 at home. He was born April 1, 1938 in West Mifflin, a son of the late John R. and Elizabeth King Shick. Prior to his retirement, John was a die maker for Fisher Body. He was a former member of Dravosburg United Methodist Church, a member of Circleville United Methodist Church, North Huntingdon AARP, the Happy Go Lucky Square Dance Group. He is survived by his wife, Rowena "Dutch" Baker Shick; two sons, Paul Shick, Edward Shick and his wife, Yvonne; two daughters, Darlene Shick, Karen Schmidt and her husband, Andrew; sister, Sara Busdosh; grandchildren, Jonathan Schmidt, Chance Shick, Kya Shick, Andrew Schmidt (Veronica), LeAnne Looker (Paul); three great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Friends will be received at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, on Thursday from 6-8 p.m. and Friday 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. A funeral service will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m at Circleville United Methodist Church. PLEASE GO DIRECTLY TO THE CHURCH. Interment in Jefferson Memorial Park, Pittsburgh, PA. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Lewy Body Association. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com.
Originally published March 02, 2016.