Carl E. Almes, age 89, of Greenville, passed away Saturday evening, November 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 Twp. High School. 

Carl served with the U.S. Marine Corp. during WWII.  He was employed as an inspector for thirty-two years at the former Chicago Bridge & Iron Corp., retiring in 1982.  Carl enjoyed traveling, fishing, bowling and golfing. 

On October 15, 1949 he married the former Constance Parker, she passed away on August 12, 2002.  He then married Nancie E. Moats Burt on February 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, NC, 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, twelve 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, New York 10036 or to Strayhaven Animal Shelter, 94 Donation Rd., Greenville, PA 16125.



  1. John and Diana Frazier John and Diana Frazier
    November 7, 2017    

    We are so sorry. He will be sorely missed by his loved ones. Please accept our condolences.

  2. Mary Marion Mary Marion
    November 7, 2017    

    Becky and family…you have my deepest sympathy.
    Nancy…my sympathy in this time of loss.

  3. Tammy Trubic Tammy Trubic
    November 7, 2017    

    I’m so sorry for your loss. He was a wonderful, kind, and caring man I will miss him greatly.

  4. Anonymous Anonymous
    November 8, 2017    

    Carl was a kind and thoughtful man always cheerful and full of life. Though he was only a part of our lives for a short fourteen years, his absence will leave a hole in our hearts. Carl you will be sadly missed by all your step-children. Beth (Tootie) & Dave Jones, Brenda & Greg Hinson, Brian & Melissa Weimert and Jess & Jenn Weimert.

  5. Anonymous Anonymous
    November 17, 2017    

    Becky please call me 724 730 9946. I am so sorry to hear of your Dad passing away.

  6. C C
    November 17, 2017    

    This is Chris Karmecy. 724 730 9946. Just found out about your dad. Very sad.

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