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Behm Funeral Homes, Inc.

182 W High St, Waynesburg, PA

OBITUARY

Charles Raymond Strope

June 7, 1941August 2, 2020
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Charles Raymond Strope age 79 of Waynesburg passed away Sunday, August 2, 2020 in the Washington Hospital following a brief illness.

He was born June 7, 1941 in Waynesburg, a son of the late Floren and Ruby M. Keener Strope.

Charles was a 1962 graduate of Waynesburg High School. In 1963, he entered the U.S. Army and served in Vietnam.

On August 19, 1966, he married Annette Leichliter Strope, who survives.

Charles was a retired coal miner and shaft construction worker. He worked for R.G. Johnson and the Marianna Mine.

He was a lifetime resident of Waynesburg and was a member of the United Mine Workers of America and was an N.R.A. supporter.

Charles was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.

Surviving in addition to his wife are a daughter, Michelle (Floyd) Conaway of Waynesburg; a son, Michael Raymond Strope of Carmichaels; four grandchildren, Courtney Elizabeth Strope, Jeremy Conaway, Nicole Conaway, and Jennifer Conaway; three great-grandchildren, Aaron Conaway, Victoria Trew, and Kacey Conaway; and several nieces and nephews. He also leaves behind his dog Ginger . Deceased are four brothers, Gene, Richard, James, and Tom Strope; and his beloved dog, Rusty.

  • FAMILY

  • Annette Leichliter Strope, Wife
  • Michelle Conaway (Floyd), Daughter
  • Michael Raymond Strope, Son
  • Courtney Elizabeth Strope, Granddaughter
  • Jeremy Conaway, Grandson
  • Nicole Conaway, Granddaughter
  • Jennifer Conaway, Granddaughter
  • Aaron Conaway, Great Grandson
  • Victoria Trew, Great Granddaughter
  • Kacey Conaway, Great Granddaughter
  • Floren Strope, Father (deceased)
  • Ruby Mildred Keener Strope, Mother (deceased)
  • Gene Strope, Brother (deceased)
  • Richard Strope, Brother (deceased)
  • James Strope, Brother (deceased)
  • Tom Strope, Brother (deceased)
  • Also surviving are several nieces and nephews; and his dog, Ginger.


    His beloved dog Rusty is deceased.

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  • PALLBEARERS

  • Mike Strope
  • Jeremy Conaway
  • John Conaway
  • Floyd Conaway
  • Jeffrey Miller
  • Rodney Cox

Services

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, August 5, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Thursday, August 6, 2020

Memories

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Bob and Nancy Hennen

August 5, 2020

Sending our deepest sympathy Remembering you in thought and prayer.

Nicole Conaway

August 3, 2020

My favorite memory is that every Thursday after going to the stock yard with Tam, Pap would take Jenn and I to McDonalds and we'd get Happy Meals. I miss you, Pap. You were always there when anyone needed you. Rest in Paradise, Pap. We love you!
Photo is from my Graduation. One of my favorite photos.

janice adinolfi

August 3, 2020

How dare me forget GO STEELERS

janice adinolfi

August 3, 2020

My Uncle, flower and gardening buddy, candy maker, my friend. Rest with the angels Uncle Pean. Enjoy time with your parents and brothers as you are all together again. At home with the lord. Condolences to Aunt Sis, Shelly,Mike and family much love the Adinolfi family

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Mom and dad's wedding

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Dad in Vietnam

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Mom and dad's wedding

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Dad in Vietnam

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Pap helped with uncle Tom's Tracker

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Pap and grandma at Nicole's graduation.

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