Carl E. Almes, 89, of Greenville, passed away Saturday evening Nov. 4, 2017, in St. Paul's.
He was born in Westmoreland County, Pa., on April 26, 1928, to Carl R. and Esther V. (Mitchell) Almes.
He attended Shenango High School and was a 1946 graduate of Washington Township High School.
Carl served with the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.
He was employed as an inspector for 32 years at the former Chicago Bridge & Iron Co. plant, retiring in 1982.
Carl enjoyed traveling, fishing, bowling and golfing.
On Oct. 15, 1949, he married the former Constance Parker. She passed away on Aug. 2, 2002. He then married Nancie E. Moats Burt on Feb. 29, 2012. She survives at St. Paul's.
Also surviving is a daughter, Rebecca N. Copenhaver and her husband Steve of Greenville; two brothers, Ed Almes of Owensboro, Ky., and Ron Almes and his wife Patti of Charlotte, N.C.; a sister-in-law, Carlin Almes of Oil City; four grandchildren, Tammy Stilts and her husband Corey, Mark Frazier and his wife Lauren, Timothy Swartz and his wife Mandi and Amanda Baughman and her husband Jason; 12 great-grandchildren, Paige and Bailey Stilts, Camden, Cole, Maura, Lexie and Markus Frazier, Ross and Blaine Swartz and Ashley, Payton and Austin Baughman; and also many loving nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife; a daughter, Deborah Almes; a sister, Eileen Walter; and a brother, Jerry Almes.
Memorial contributions may be made to the National Eating Disorder Association 200 W. 41st St. Suite 1203 New York, NY 10036 or to Strayhaven Animal Shelter 94 Donation Road, Greenville, PA 16125.
Carl E., 89, of Greenville
Calling hours: 2 p.m. until time of service Saturday (11-11-17) in LOUTZENHISER-RANDALL FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION SERVICES, 416 Liberty St., Jamestown. Visitors may sign the online guest book and view a video tribute at loutzenhiserfuneralhome.com
Funeral service: 4 p.m. Saturday (11-11-17) in the funeral home.
Inurnment: Private, in Parklawn Cemetery.
Published on November 7, 2017