Obit: Robert P. Carichner
Robert P. Carichner, 77, of Hughesville, died Friday, April 14, 2017 at his home.
Born May 3, 1939 in West Pittston, he was a son of the late Paul F and Doris (Johnson) Carichner. He married the former Lena Kipp, and together they celebrated 38 years of marriage.
Robert was a graduate of Williamsport High School, Class of 1957. He then served his country honorably in the U.S. Air Force, and during that time he received his a pilot’s license, and a good conduct medal. He was a member of Christ United Methodist Church and was a Mason.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by three sons, Kevin (Kathy) Carichner of Springhill, FL, Keith Carichner of East Berlin, and Kurt Aaron (Theresa) Carichner of Clarks Summit; a step daughter, Donna (Bill) Stabler of Summerville, SC; a step son, Dennis Wilkinson of Dorchester, SC; a sister, Grace Kocher of Pinehurst, NC; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; three nieces; and two nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother in law, David Kocher; and a niece, Lynn Kocher.
A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, April 22 at Christ United Methodist Church, 148 South Main Street, Hughesville. Burial will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family. Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, at the church.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.mccartythomas.com.