Carolyn Thatcher

December 1, 1964 ~ December 14, 2019 (age 55)


Carolyn Thatcher age 55 of Export, lost her courageous batter with cancer on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at Canterbury Place Family Hospice with her loving parents by her side. She was born December 1, 1964. Loving daughter of George “Butch” and Carlotta (Biesuz) Thatcher. She was a graduate of Franklin Regional High School and ICM School of Business. She worked in the medical field for years. Prior to her illness she was employed at Walmart in Delmont. She is now rejoicing in Heaven with her paternal grandparents; George H. and Harriet L. Thatcher; maternal grandparent Eli and Mary (Mediate) Biesuz and her uncle Bob Thatcher. In addition to her parents Carolyn will be sadly missed by her brothers; George (Donna) Thatcher of Export, Greg (Nikki) Thatcher of Trafford and Carla (Shawn) Burns of Harrison City; adored nieces and nephews, Harrison (Godson) and Haley Thatcher, Tanner, Paige, Olivia Thatcher, Brenden Burns (Godson)  and her fiancé Keith Penn. Also survived by many loving aunts, uncles, cousins, friends and her Fur-Baby “Eli”. Carolyn’s family would like to thank the doctors and staff at Shadyside Hospital and Canterbury Place for their loving and compassionate care and all her visitors who inspired and encouraged her. They made her days a little brighter, giving her comfort and peace. Friends and family welcome Thursday from 2 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Wolfe-von Geis Funeral Home, Inc., 5701 Lincoln Ave., Export (724) 327-1400. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday in St Mary Church, Export with Fr. Eric Dinga as celebrant and Fr. Dan Ulyshney as concelebrant. Interment will follow in Twin Valley Memorial Park, Delmont. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed in Carolyn’s name to St. Mary Church, Export, 5900 Kennedy Ave., Export PA 15632. To send online condolences please visit

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December 19, 2019

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Funeral Home

Funeral Mass
December 20, 2019

10:00 AM
St. Mary Church
5900 Kennedy Ave
Export, PA 15632

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