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Francis "Chip" Koblarchick

February 10, 1938 ~ February 25, 2022 (age 84)

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Francis “Chip” Koblarchick age 84 of Canonsburg passed away peacefully Friday February 25, 2022, in Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh. He was born February 10, 1938, in Ellsworth, a son of the late Frank and Mary Chesney Koblarchick.  Mr. Koblarchick was a graduate of Canonsburg High School then proudly served with the United States Army as a paratrooper in the 101st Airborne, 25th Division in Hawaii. Chip was an Ironworker for 45 years and a member of Local #3. He was an avid Penguins fan and enjoyed fishing. Left behind to cherish his memory are his wife Charlotte Koblarchick, sons Patrick Koblarchick of Washington and Carey (Joanne) Church of North Strabane, daughters Debbie (Michael) Maeby of Maryland and Michelle (Dan) Allan of Canonsburg, grandchildren, Calista Allan, Jennipher (Robert) Scribner, Samantha Maeby, Carrie Lynn Church, Michael (Dianna) Church and Tim Church, great grandchildren, Owen Allen, Robert and Michael Scribner, Mason Winfield, and Chasity, Brennen, and Ilithyia  Church. Mr. Koblarchick was the last of his immediate family. Deceased in addition to his patents is his sister Margaret “Peggy” Koblarchick.

Friends and Family are welcome from 9 -10 am the time of services Thursday March 3, 2022 in Salandra Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc. Joseph P. Salandra LFD owner/supervisor Erin E Jones LFD 304 West Pike Street Canonsburg 724-745-8120. Interment with full Military Honors by the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 191 Honor Guard and the United States Army will take [place at 11 am in the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, Cecil Twp. To view or extend condolences please visit

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March 3, 2022

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Salandra Funeral and Cremation Funeral Service Inc (West Pike Street, Canonsburg)

Funeral Service
March 3, 2022

10:00 AM
Salandra Funeral and Cremation Service, Inc.
304 West Pike Street
Canonsburg, PA 15317

March 3, 2022

11:00 AM
National Cemetery of the Alleghenies
1158 Morgan Road
Bridgeville, PA 15017

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