Obituary of Charlotte Mae Spicher
Charlotte Mae Spicher, 89, of Latrobe, passed away Thursday, August 8, 2019 in Brookdale Latrobe. She was born May 29, 1930 in Greensburg, a daughter of the late Russel J. and Margaret (Ambrose) Spicher.
Charlotte was a 1948 graduate of Latrobe High School and a 1951 graduate of the Presbyterian Hospital School of Nursing. She continued her nursing studies at Case Western University and UCLA and received her doctorate in nursing from the University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing in 1975. She served seven years in the US Airforce as a flight nurse and attained the rank of Captain. She went on as a professor teaching at Case Western Reserve University, the University of Connecticut, and the University of Cincinnati, from where she retired in 1995.
She was an active member of the Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Latrobe where she served as Council President, Teacher of Adults, and on many church committees. She was also a member of the Latrobe Historical Society. She loved to travel and visited many countries around the world.
In addition to her parents, Charlotte was preceded in death by two sisters, Nancy Lee Miller and her husband Frank and Ursula Harris and her husband Don. She is survived by a number of nieces and nephews including her nephew and caregiver, Donald H. “Herb” Harris, Jr. of Latrobe.
Friends will be received Monday, Aug. 12th from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM in the Hartman-Graziano Funeral Home, Inc. 1500 Ligonier St., Latrobe. Funeral services will be held Tuesday Aug. 13th at 11 AM in the Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 331 Weldon Street, Latrobe with the Trinity clergy officiating. Interment will be private.To plant a tree in memory of Charlotte Spicher, please visit Tribute Store
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