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Charles L. Darr

March 18, 1942 ~ September 9, 2021 (age 79)


Charles L.Darr, 79, of Ligonier, died Thursday September 9, 2021in
Excela Latrobe Hospital. He was born March 18, 1942 in Greensburg the son of the
late Charles E. and Mary Braughler Darr.
Charles had been a member of the Heritage United Methodist Church of Ligonier
and had sung in the church choir. He was a graduate of Indiana University and
Carnegie Mellon. He retired from the University of Pittsburgh Johnstown where he had been a professor of Humanities.
He loved spending time with his grandchildren, reading, weaving and writing poetry.
He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years Arleen Flack Darr, his son Seth Darr (Sarah) of El Cajon, CA,
his daughters; Sarah Kelley (Brian) of Normalville and Emily Darr (Brian Matson) of Ligonier.
Grandchildren; Phoebe Kelley, Oscar Kelley and Elki Matson.
All service will be private. (Please no flowers)
Donations may be made to your local food bank.
McCabe Funeral Home 144 East Main Street, Ligonier is in charge of arrangements.
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