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Calling Hours:
Friday, May 24, 2024, 10:00-11:00am
Hillside Presbyterian Church
2 N. High St., Greenville, PA

Memorial Service:
Friday, May 24, 2024, 11:00am
Hillside Presbyterian Church
2 N. High St., Greenville, PA
Rev. Sean Hall, Pastor, officiating

Charles W. “Chuck” Cornthwait, age 78, of Hayfield Rd., Hempfield Twp., Greenville, passed away Sunday afternoon May 19, 2024 after an extended illness. He was born in Greenville on September 21, 1945 to William E. and Helen (Dawes) Cornthwait.

Chuck was a 1964 graduate of Reynolds High School and received certification as an electrician from the New Castle School of Trades. From 1976-1990 he was the owner/operator of Dawes Wood Products, he was then employed as a welder at the former Damascus Tube Corp. for thirteen years and retired as a foreman from Oyster Bay Construction, Kitty Hawk, NC. Chuck was an active member of Hillside Presbyterian Church, where he had served as a Trustee. He enjoyed hunting and traveling, could fix anything that was broken and most of all, he loved spending time with his family.

On January 24, 1970, he married the former Carol D. Wolford, she survives. Also surviving are two daughters, Katie E. Guitar and her husband Jason of Tecumseh, MI and Chrissy Reimold and her husband Mark of Greenville; three grandchildren, Logan, Luke and Leo and a sister and brother-in-law, Elaine and Joe Aversa of Greenville. He was preceded in death by his parents, a sister, Donna Selnekovic and her husband Andy and a brother-in-law, Jim Wolford.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hillside Presbyterian Church, 2 N. High St., Greenville, PA 16125.  Arrangements have been entrusted to Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 366-368 S. Main St., Greenville.

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9 Comments

  1. Jeri Saal Jeri Saal
    May 21, 2024    

    Carol, Katie and Chrissy, Please accept my deepest sympathy. He was a great guy who never stopped smiling. Rest easy Chuck.

  2. Jim Geraghty Jim Geraghty
    May 21, 2024    

    Great man and friend. He was one of the best employees I ever had. So sorry for the family. RIP Chuck

  3. Jim Straub Jim Straub
    May 21, 2024    

    Gods’ speed and condolences to Carol & family.

  4. Rhonda Lumley Rhonda Lumley
    May 23, 2024    

    Aunt Carol & family, Please accept my sympathy. Uncle Chuck was a great guy with a big personality and wonderful smile. I pray your memories keep him close in the days ahead.

  5. Karen Karen
    May 23, 2024    

    Please accept my sincere condolences and sympathy for your loss. Keeping you in my prayers.

  6. The Chaya family The Chaya family
    May 24, 2024    

    Carol and family, our deepest sympathies to you all. Chuck’s sense of humor and memories of him will always be with us.

  7. Rich and Sherrie Guenzi Rich and Sherrie Guenzi
    May 24, 2024    

    Carol: I happened to be Googling relatives in Greenville, PA only to discover Chuck’s passing. I want to extend our deepest sympathies to you and your family. Sherrie and I will keep you in our prayers.

  8. Leslie Axtell Moore Leslie Axtell Moore
    May 25, 2024    

    so sorry to hear of your husband‘s passing. I never met him, but I remember you and Elaine and Rhonda from childhood. Please accept my condolences. I hugs and prayers to all your family.

  9. Mike and Vonda Leffler Mike and Vonda Leffler
    May 27, 2024    

    A beloved and wonderful man. We will treasure the memories of the times together. He will be missed.

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