The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

Breaking News

Obituaries

July 9, 2014

Genie L. Claypool

Sandy Lake church deacon was Customfold executive

- — Genie L. Claypool of Sandy Lake passed away Monday evening, July 7, 2014, in Cleveland Clinic due to complications from pulmonary fibrosis. She was 66.

Born July 2, 1948, in Chicago, Mrs. Claypool was a daughter of Frances E. and Tennessee L. Glascock Glowacki.

She was a 1966 graduate of Dwight D. Eisenhower High School, Blue Island, Ill.

Mrs. Claypool worked in investment banking and retail management in Illinois for several years and later was vice president and chief financial officer of Customfold Inc. of Stoneboro for many years.

In Illinois, she had been a member and financial secretary of Chatham United Methodist Church, and also was a member of Hazelcrest Methodist Church, where she served as a youth leader. Mrs. Claypool was, until her death, a member of Sandy Lake Presbyterian Church, where she had served as a deacon.

Genie loved to travel with her husband in their motor home and enjoyed spending time on the beach.

She enjoyed being around people and loved to help coordinate and decorate for many activities and functions for Mercer County Shrine Club and Zem Zem Shrine of Erie.

Most of all, she was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and loved spending time with her grandchildren.

Her husband, Walter “Wally” W. Claypool, whom she married Feb. 13, 1993, survives at home.

Also surviving are: two daughters, Michelle L. Roehm and her husband Harper, Kernersville, N.C.; and Jessica L. Wygant and her husband Timothy, Stoneboro; four sons, David E. Fulton and his wife Rose, Fredonia; Matthew R. Fulton and his wife Inga Kain, Keri Keri, New Zealand; Stephen M. Fulton and his companion Sarah Rosman, Pittsburgh; and Mark T. Claypool and his wife Lisa, Chatham; seven grandchildren; and a sister, Debra Klaric and her husband John, Tinley Park, Ill.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a daughter, Lisa K. Claypool.

Memorial contributions may be made to Shriner’s Hospital Transportation Fund, Note in Genie’s Memory to: Zem Zem Shrine, 2525 W. 38th St., Erie, PA 16506. CLAYPOOL

Mrs. Walter “Wally” W. (Genie L.), 66, Sandy Lake.

Calling hours: 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Friday (7-11-14) in SCOTT A. BLACK FUNERAL HOME, 99 Franklin St., Stoneboro; and 1 p.m. to time of service Saturday (7-12-14) in Sandy Lake Presbyterian Church, 3461 Sandy Lake-New Lebanon Road.

Service: Funeral service at 2 p.m. Saturday in the church with the Rev. James R. Mohr II, chaplain of Westminster College, New Wilmington, officiating.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Leona M. Peters Casacia obit photo Leona M. Peters Casacia

    Leona M. Peters Casacia of 745 Greenville Road, Coolspring Township, passed away at 9 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, in Avalon Springs, Coolspring Township. She was 87.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • William H. Spon obit photo William H. Spon

    A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Monday for William H. Spon, formerly of Emilie Lane, Hermitage. He passed away peacefully of natural causes Wednesday (7-23-14) in O’Brien Memorial Nursing Home, Masury, where he was a resident for the past year. He was 92.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • William T. ‘Tom’ Johnson Sr. obit photo William T. ‘Tom’ Johnson Sr.

    William T. “Tom” Johnson Sr. of Jefferson Township passed away at 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, in the emergency room of UPMC Horizon, Farrell. He was 74.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Janet E. Patton

    A memorial service will be held Saturday for Janet E. Patton of Mercer, formerly of Charlotte Avenue, Hermitage. She passed away at 5:25 p.m. Saturday, July 19, 2014, in Countryside Convalescent Home, Coolspring Township, after an extended illness. She was 96.

    July 23, 2014

  • Wilma ‘Bunny’ Christman obit photo Wilma ‘Bunny’ Christman

    Wilma Christman, affectionately known as Bunny, of Hermitage passed away early Monday morning, July 21, 2014, in her residence. She was 93.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Charles E. ‘Chuck’ Henderson Charles E. ‘Chuck’ Henderson

    Charles E. “Chuck” Henderson of New Vernon Township (Stoneboro), passed away of natural causes at 2:35 p.m. Sunday, July 20, 2014, in UPMC Passavant, Pittsburgh. He was 88.

    July 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • Harold E. ‘Bud’ Hall Harold E. ‘Bud’ Hall

    BUTLER – Harold E. “Bud” Hall of Big Bend Road, Emlenton, went to be with the Lord at 6:13 p.m. Sunday, July 20, 2014, while in hospice care at Butler Veterans Affairs Community Living Center. He was 90.

    July 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • Christiane U. Giardina Christiane U. Giardina

    Christiane U. Giardina of Sharon went to her eternal home Saturday (7-19-14) to be with both her beloved Giardina and Stiege families who had gone before her. She passed away peacefully at 8 a.m. with her family at her side. She was 77.

    July 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • Paul J. Radkowski

    Paul J. Radkowski of Pulaski passed away at 5 a.m. Sunday, July 20, 2014, in the hospital of Sharon Regional Health System after a brief illness. He was 84.

    July 21, 2014

  • William M. Brady William M. Brady

    A memorial service will be held Thursday for William M. Brady of District Road, Delaware Township (Fredonia). He passed away Sunday (7-20-14) in Family Hospice and Palliative Care at Canterbury Place, Pittsburgh, after a brief battle with cancer. He was 54.

    July 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • Edward R. Bardelcik

    Edward R. Bardelcik of Mercer passed away at 4:10 p.m. Saturday, July 19, 2014, in Avalon Springs, Coolspring Township. He was 95.

    July 21, 2014

  • Kevin D. Currie Kevin D. Currie

    Kevin D. Currie, of 122 Mourning Dove Drive, Slippery Rock, passed away at his home at 9 p.m. Friday (7-18-14). He was 55.

    July 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Judson B. Heess II Judson B. Heess II

    Judson B. Heess II of  Jackson Center passed away peacefully at 1:57 a.m. Saturday (7-19-14) at home with his wife, son and faithful dog, Booger, at his side after a long, courageous battle with cancer. He was 70.

    July 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Anne L. Bobish Anne L. Bobish

    Anne L. Bobish, of Bobish Road, Pulaski, passed away peacefully at 10:46 p.m. Friday, (7-18-14) in Nugent Convalescent Home, Hermitage. She was 85.

    July 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Karilyn ‘Kari’ McCloskey Karilyn ‘Kari’ McCloskey

    Karilyn “Kari” McCloskey of 140 Cranberry Road, Deer Creek Township, died at 1:05 a.m. Friday (7-18-14) in UPMC Children’s Hospital, Pittsburgh. She was 13.

    July 18, 2014 1 Photo

Published Magazines