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Charles L. Clevenger 1948-2024

Charles L. Clevenger, 75, of Mercersburg, passed away on Tuesday, July 9, 2024 in Chambersburg, PA.

Born on October 10, 1948 in Waynesboro, PA, he was a son of the late Mac and Olive Seville Clevenger.

Charles graduated from McConnellsburg High School in 1966 and set a record at the school for running.

Charles served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War and received a Purple Heart and was injured in combat. Charles worked at Murphys the Tannery, Grove Manufacturing, and retired from LetterKenny Army Depot as a part specialist.

Charles attended the Evangle Assembly of God in McConnellsburg and was a Royal Ranger, the Mercersburg Church of God, and also Brandt’s Church in St. Thomas.

Charles is survived by his wife of 56 years, Patsy (Straley) Clevenger, a son, Tony (Vallen) Clevenger of Greencastle, a grandson, Scott (Logan) Clevenger of Shippensburg, a granddaughter, Tesla McCullough of Mercersburg, and 3 great-grandchildren of Mercersburg, Payton, Lee, and Kevin Keefer.

Charles was preceded in death by his sister, Nancy Bird, and a brother, Garry Clevenger.

Charles will be greatly missed by his family and friends.

A viewing will be 6 –8 p.m. on Monday, July 15, 2024 at Fries Funeral Home in Mercersburg, PA.

A funeral service will be 10 a.m. on Tuesday at Fries Funeral Home with Pastor Jeffrey Hawbaker officiating and burial will take place at Spring Grove Cemetery.

There will be a visitation 1 hour prior to the service.

Arrangements by Fries Funeral Home Inc., Mercersburg, PA

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