Charles J. Biscoe

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  • "To Mary Lou and Family sorry to hear of Charlie's passing...."
    - Dan & Diane Bredbenner
  • "To one of Mahanoy City's most down to earth people and one..."
  • "I was saddened to hear about Charlie. Too young and too..."
    - Carolyn Palubinsky
  • "My heart breaks for you all Charlie was so young and surely..."
    - Linda Dundore
  • "To the Biscoe Family So sorry so see of Charlie's passing...."
    - Debbie Israel-Cola
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Charles John "Frank" "3" Biscoe died Saturday at home in Mahanoy City at the age of 52.

Charles was born in Gilberton, April 3, 1965, to Joseph and Edith Thomas Biscoe.

Charles served in the Army National Guard and was awarded a number of medals and commendations during his service. He was a former employee of Rockwell International, Lift Inc. and Gilberton Borough. His last employment was as head groundskeeper at Blue Mountain Fishing Lakes.

Charlie's biggest passion was rooting for all of his nieces and nephews. A lifelong NASCAR fan, he once went as far as painting his Monte Carlo with a No. 3 to show what a big fan he was of Dale Earnhardt Sr.

Charles was preceded in death by a sister, Lillian, in 1985, and a niece, Ashley, in 2014.

Charlie is survived by six sisters and two brothers, Marbeth "Betsy" Biscoe, Blue Mountain Lakes, Stephen and wife, Michelle Biscoe, Mahanoy City, Mary Lou and husband, Bill Hannon, Mahanoy Plane, Ida Biscoe, Mahanoy City, Joseph and wife, Mary Biscoe, Barnesville, Ann Marie and husband, Gary Schaeffer, New Tripoli, Helen and husband, Terry Boyle, Scranton, and Julie and husband, Bill Fazio Jr., Mahanoy City. Charles is also survived by an aunt, Bernice Yackera, Girardville; several great-aunts and -uncles; 24 nieces and nephews; 35 great-nieces and -nephews; cousins and friends.

A religious service will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Louis D. Truskowsky Funeral Home & Crematory Inc., Mahanoy City, with the Rev. Jack Murray officiating. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. The family prefers donations be made in memory of Charles J. Biscoe to Gilberton United Methodist Church. Louis D. Truskowsky Funeral Home & Crematory Inc., Mahanoy City, is in charge of arrangements. Visit to sign the guest book and send sympathy cards.

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Louis D. Truskowsky Funeral Home & Crematory Inc. - Mahanoy City
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Published in Republican & Herald on Jan. 8, 2018
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