Charles "Chuck" Farren, 82, of Apollo, died Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, in the Allegheny Valley Hospital, Natrona Heights. Born Jan. 3, 1936, in Vandergrift, he is the son of the late Herbert and Lucille Claypool Farren. Chuck enjoyed watching baseball, especially the Pirates, along with following some of his past players such as Roberto Clemente and Willie Stargell. Survivors include his wife of 50 years, E. Ruth Bash Benson Farren, of Apollo; a son, Darrell (Darlene) Benson, of Wexford; stepson, Jerry Benson, of Tuscon, Ariz.; and step-granddaughter, Naomi Benson.
At the request of the family, there will be no public visitation. Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to the DUNMIRE-KERR AND ROWE FUNERAL HOME INC., 244 Franklin Ave., Vandergrift.
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