The Guest Book is expired.
December 2, 2012
Charles "Skip" Raabe, 64, of Economy, died Sunday at home. Skip was surrounded by his loving family, his wife of 34 years, Margy Law, son, Jesse Law Raabe, and daughter-in-law, Elizabeth, all of Economy.
Born in Ashland, April 21, 1948, he was a son of the late Charles and Olive Raabe.
Skip served proudly in the Air Force from 1968 to 1971, and graduated from Penn State University with a bachelor's degree in civil engineering.
He was employed by Beaver County as director of waste management.
He was a long-time leader of Boy Scout Troop 414, Economy, and was an avid lover of camping, hunting and the outdoors.
He is also survived by a sister, Susan Hudock, Gordon; a niece, Amy Wahalec; and a nephew, Michael Hudock.
Friends may call to celebrate Skip's life from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Friday at The Timberhouse at Rolling Acres Golf Course, 350 Anchortown Road, Beaver Falls, PA 15010. A short remembrance of Skip's life will be held at 7:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, a memorial contribution may be made to BSA Troop 414, c/o Margy Law, 203 Park Hill Road, Baden, PA 15005.
Published in Republican & Herald on Dec. 6, 2012