Charles F. Pierce (Beau), 58, of Silver Spring Twp., Mechanicsburg and formerly of Las Vegas, NV, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, March 29, 2021 and is now with his Lord and Savior.
He was a truck driver with Central Transport Inc. in Camp Hill and loved driving truck and traveling. He was a black belt in Kung Fu and formerly taught Kung Fu and Karate in Las Vegas. Charlie enjoyed nature, the outdoors, his Chow dogs and being around people. He would do anything for anyone. But more than anything, Charlie loved spending time with his family and loved his wife dearly.
Charlie was born in Willow Grove, Montgomery County, PA to the late Charles and Lillian (Coburn) Pierce, Jr. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother Andrew “Skip” Pierce and step father Raymond McElroy.
He is survived by his loving wife of 21 years, Denise A. (Rhodes) Pierce; daughter Angela Bagnato (husband Gregory) of Pittsburgh; sisters, Barbara of Glasgow, Scotland and Linda of Austin, TX; step sisters, Diane and Linda, both of TX; five grandchildren, Sam, Anna, Sydney, Andrew and Max Bagnato; sisters in law, Anna Maria Kiehl (husband Douglas), Renee Mitterlehner (husband Shane), and Michelle Hoffman (husband Jeffrey); and several cousins, nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at the Parthemore Funeral Home & Cremation Services, New Cumberland. Viewings will be held Monday, April 5th from 6-7PM and Tuesday, April 6th from 10-11AM. The funeral service will be held at 11am on Tuesday, April 6, 2021. A private committal service will be held at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests memorial contributions in Charlie’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memorials Processing, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959.