FOWLER TWP.-Freddie T. Carnes passed away late Wednesday morning May 17, 2023 with his wife Peggy by his side at Concord Care Center in Hartford just two days following his ninety-third birthday.
He was born on May 15, 1930 in Sharon to James and Myrtle (Nye) Carnes and was a 1948 graduate of Sharpsville High School. Throughout his life Freddie worked hard to manage the family farm in South Pymatuning Township. He also would spend over twenty years overseeing maintenance for the Hartford United Methodist Church prior to his retirement in 1997.
Freddie was a beloved member of the Hartford Community Church for many years where he and his wife attended regularly.
He is survived by his wife of more than sixty years Margaret "Peggy" Taylor of Fowler; his sister Marilyn Mezei and her husband George of Georgia, and by his nephews Kevin and Brian Mezei.
Freddie was preceded in death by his parents.
Friends may pay their respects on Monday May 22, 2023 from 2-3:00PM at the Sample- O'Donnell Funeral Home at 555 East State Street in Sharon, PA. Funeral services will begin at 3:00PM in the funeral home with Rev. Gary Meikle, pastor of Hartford Community Church, officiating.
Burial will take place at Hillcrest Cemetery.
Freddie will be greatly missed and especially remembered for his kindness, generosity, and compassion for those in need.
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