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Joseph "Joe" D. Carothers

Born: Sun., Oct. 17, 1954
Died: Fri., Jun. 4, 2021


5:00 PM to 8:30 PM, Mon., Jun. 07, 2021
Location: William F. Young Funeral Home

Funeral Service

8:30 PM Mon., Jun. 07, 2021
Location: William F. Young Funeral Home

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Joseph “Joe” D. Carothers, 66, of Chicora passed away Friday June 4, 2021 at Good Samaritan Hospice after a four-week illness.

Joe was born on October 17, 1954 in Grove City as a son of Miriam M. Stevenson Carothers and late Harvey D. Carothers Jr. Joe was a member of American Legion Post 243 in West Sunbury. He retired from J.W. Steel in Mars after working there for more than 40 years.

Joe is survived by his wife of 43 years, Florence A. Carothers; three daughters: Mrs. Nichole (Fred) Allen of Slippery Rock, Mrs. Jennifer (Traves) Sutton of Chicora, and Mrs. Danielle (Harry) Toner of Slippery Rock; his mother, Miriam M. Carothers, of Chicora; six grandchildren, two step-grandsons, and one great grandchild on the way.  He is also survived by his Aunt, Mrs. Donna (Dave) Walker; two sisters: Diana (Edward) Hougg of Chicora, Debra (Jim) Spence of West Sunbury, and one brother: Benjamin (Sue) Carothers of West Sunbury.

Visitation will be held from 5:00-8:30 Monday June 7, 2021 at the William F. Young Funeral Home 132 Main Street West Sunbury. Funeral Services will follow at 8:30pm with Rev. Bob Edmundson of Concord Presbyterian Church officiating.

Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Good Samaritan Hospice.

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Irene M James
   Posted Sat June 05, 2021
Diana and family: Condolences on the loss of your loved one.

Janet Groger
   Posted Sat June 05, 2021
Thoughts and Prayers to the family of Joe. May all the good memories get you through the hard days!

wilda stroup and pearl walker
   Posted Sun June 06, 2021
Flo and the entire family,
We are shocked at Joe's passing. Our deepest sympathies to all of you. Will miss his smile, teasing and laughter; he will be missed by many. God always takes the good ones.

Ginny Novak - J.W. Steel Fabricating
   Posted Thu June 10, 2021
We are so sorry to hear of the loss of Joe. I and many other employees worked for years with Joe before he retired. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you.

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