Charles Powell Jr, 87, of North Huntingdon, passed away Sunday, April 29, 2018. He was born June 27, 1930 in Braddock, PA.
Prior to his retirement, Charles was a steelworker for US Steel Edgar Thompson Works and was a veteran of the US Army. He enjoyed spending time with his granddaughter Kaylee, watching birds and playing with his three chihuahuas, Lady, Peanut and Bella. He was preceded in death by his wife, Violet (Causer) Powell; sons, Gary, Brian and Charles Powell; and brother, Richard Powell. He is survived by his two sons, Dwayne Powell, Darrell Powell; daughter, Sharon Powell; grandchildren, Kaylee Powell, Shannon Knopp, Jesse Powell, Ashley Powell and Alysia Powell; and daughter-in-law, Karen Powell. There will be no visitation. Arrangements made by the James W. Shirley Funeral Home. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com
Originally published April 30, 2018.