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Kilbourne O. Hancher

  • On February 22, 2022

Kilbourne O. Hancher, age 91, of McMurray formerly of Claysville, passed away after a brief illness on February 21, 2022.

He was the son of the late Irene and Kilbourne O. Hancher Sr.

Beloved husband of Vera W. Hancher for almost 40 years; loving father of Rodney E.(Dianne Burkhart-Hancher) Hancher, Leonard B. (Shelane) Hancher, Kilbourne P. (Jamie) Hancher, and Dwight H. (Carrie L.) Wiles; grandfather of Lauren (Ian), Dana Michael (Mary Beth), Heather, Ryan (Lisa), Deja, Shannon, Nicole (Josh), Jessica, Shane, and Emily; brother of Earl (Ginny) Hancher and Edward Hancher; also survived by many great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his former wife Marjorie E. Riggs;  Daughter, Cheryl D. Hancher; step son, George Wiles; and siblings, Donald Hancher and Geraldine Fritz.

Kilbourne loved spending time in his yard and keeping it meticulous. In high school he was a wrestler and put McGuffey on the maps for wrestling. He enjoyed traveling and square dancing with his wife. Kilbourne was a proud US Army Veteran that served during the Korean Conflict as a Quartermaster Corps soldier. He was a Power House Operator at Jessop Steel. He will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.

Family and friends are welcome Friday, February 25, 2022 from 9 am – 12:30 pm at Pittsburgh Cremation & Funeral Care, 3287 Washington Rd., McMurray, PA 15317, 724-260-5546.  Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Gardens.


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My condolences to your family.
Eileen Hudson
I'm so sorry for your loss. Your father will truly be missed, I only knew him for a short while but I loved him, I know he loved you Rod.
Sorry for your loss - Prayers for peace to your family - Mary and Jay
Billy Craig
Bill Craig Sorry for your loss I always remember your dad coming down the alley in that old green chevy stepside pickup truck, opening the gate Many memories from those days he is with your mother and sister now