Charles May, age 87, of Irwin, passed away Monday, July 9, 2018 at his home. He was born, March 26, 1931 in Melcroft, Pa., a son of the late Jennie May.
Prior to his retirement, Charles was a machinist and was a veteran of the US Air Force having served during the Korean War. He was an avid gardener, and enjoyed woodworking and hunting. He is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Patricia McCuean May; sons, Charles May and his wife, Anita, Keith May; daughters, Cathy May and Karen Grus and her husband, Kevin; grandchildren, Charles, Jill, Kim, Scott, Brandon, Jenna, Brian, Kaylan, Kirstin; and numerous great-grandchildren. Friends will be received at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon on Wednesday from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. A graveside service will take place on Thursday at 11 a.m. at Penn Lincoln Memorial Park, North Huntingdon. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com.
Originally published July 09, 2018.