David Charnock

May 21, 2024 - October 29, 2012

Age 62, of Cranberry Township, entered into heaven on Monday, October 29, 2012 after fighting a courageous two-year battle with brain cancer. Born December 6, 1949 in Pittsburgh to the late Wilbert and Ruth (Helmstetter) Charnock. Beloved husband of 41 years to Catherine (Hurley) Charnock; loving father of Kimberly (Jason) Pitell, Brian (Karen) Charnock, Christine (Charles) Sevin, Gregory Charnock, and Sarah Charnock; proud PapPap of Denali Pitell, Mya and Ellie Charnock, and Allison and Taylor Sevin; brother of Diane (Bob) Snyder; brother-in-law of Sister Frances Hurley CSJ, Peggy and Jerry Hannan, Pat and Ron Jurann, John and Denise Hurley, Betty and Larry Fabbroni, Joe and Roberta Hurley, Rita and Bob Bates, Rose and Tom Sippel, Bob and Cindy Hurley, Lori Hurley and Alan Schlossberg, Sister Dorothy Pashuta CSJ; loved by many aunts, uncles, nephews, nieces, cousins, and friends. Dave was a loving and caring husband and father who always made family his first priority. He held several significant positions in many organizations including North Hills Jaycess (president), Cranberry Community Chest (president), and Vincentian Home (board member). He was a very devout Catholic and was a member of St. Ferdinand parish. He was an Eucharistic minister, marriage prep teacher, volunteer at festivals, member of St. Vincent DePaul society, former president of the Parish Council, and current member of the Pastoral Council. Dave was a well educated and incredibly smart man. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Indiana University and an MBA from Robert Morris. He previously worked at Rothman Gordon and recently retired as the Chief Operating Officer at Alpern Rosenthal. Friends and Family will be received Wednesday and Thursday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at DEVLIN FUNERAL HOME OF CRANBERRY, 2678 Rochester Road, Cranberry Twp. (724) 772-8800. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held in St. Ferdinand Church Friday, 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Ferdinand’s Building fund and St. Ferdinand’s Saint Vincent DePaul Society.

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  • Jon Farinelli

    To Greg and the Charnock family:

    Greatest sympathies to you all for your loss. It was beautiful to hear from Greg how bonded and supportive your family has been through this all. My heart and thoughts are with you and with Mr. Charnock.

  • Leslie and Tom DePalma

    Dear Cathy and Family,
    Our hearts are heavy along with yours………The years we shared with you and Dave will be cherished memories. If there is anything we can do for you, please let us know.

  • Melissa Pindroh

    Cathy and Family- So very sorry to hear of your loss. May the memories of the good times that you shared with David help you through this difficult time. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
    Melissa Pindroh and Family


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