Erin Bachman, age 49, of McKeesport, died July 16, 2021, at home after surviving 3 years with colon cancer. Born October 14, 1971, in McKeesport, she was the daughter of Sandy Bachman of McKeesport and the late Raymond Bachman of Versailles Boro.
Erin was relentless against any obstacle thrown her way. She was and always will be her mother’s hero. Erin enjoyed listening to music, dancing to it, or even writing her own songs for her lord and savior, Jesus Christ. She was able to live the rest of her life with her sweetheart, Maurice "Mo" Chepell, by her side. Erin was 1993 graduate of McKeesport High School.
In addition to her mother, she is survived by her brothers, Erik Bachman Sr. of Versailles Boro, Ken Lawerence of White Oak and sister, Crystal (Larry) Rutledge of McKeesport; nieces and nephews, Erik Bachman Jr. of Versailles Boro, Leona (Brandon Beck) Bachman of Versailles Boro, Megan Bachman of McKeesport, Zach and Cole Bachman both of Versailles Boro; great-nephew, Erik Bachman III, and great-niece, Julia Beck both of Versailles Boro.
Family and friends may be received at Willig Funeral Home & Crematory on Tuesday, July 20, 2021, from 1 p.m. to the time of funeral service at 6 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.willigfuneralcremationservices.com.
Supervisor, Charles Danforth
Originally published July 19, 2021.