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Eugene Roy Chilcote, Sr.

September 28, 1936 ~ January 25, 2020 (age 83)


Eugene Roy Chilcote, Sr., 83, formerly of Warm Spring Road, Chambersburg,  Pennsylvania  passed away January 25, 2020  at Paramount Nursing Home, Fayetteville.  He was born on September 28, 1936  in Shade Gap,, Pennsylvania  to Herman  and Effie  (McMullen) Chilcote.  He retired from T.B. Woods in 1984 as a machinist.  He enjoyed working outside doing yard work.  

     He is survived by his two sons: Eugene R. Chilcote Jr. of Edenville and Andy L. Chilcote of Somerset.  He has two grandchildren: Amy and Eric Chilcote and five great-grandchildren.   He is survived by five sisters; Alma Helmuth of Ft. Loudon, Dolly Mann of Reading, Jane Lauder of Mifflintown,  Mary McCunn of Neelyton,  Beverly Strickler of Thompsontown, and four brothers, Boyd of  Kistler, Wendell of Mechanicsburg, Bobby of Rock Hill, Randy of Lewistown.  In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Wanda Potts Chilcote and three half-brothers, Ralph, Max and Dick Chilcote.

     Funeral services will be conducted Thursday at 11:00 AM at the Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home, 6492 L.W.W., St. Thomas with Rev. Brent Mangus officiating.  The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6:00 till 8:00 PM at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service on Thursday.  Interment will follow in Salem Cemetery, Shade Gap, PA.  Online condolences may be expressed at




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January 29, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home
6492 Lincoln Way West
St. Thomas, PA 17252

Funeral Service
January 30, 2020

11:00 AM
Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home
6492 Lincoln Way West
St. Thomas, PA 17252

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