Violet R. Chambon, 91, formerly of Tarentum and Cottonwood, Arizona, passed away Saturday, March 9, 2019 at Platinum Ridge Nursing Home, Brackenridge, Pennsylvania. She was born April 23, 1927 in New Kensington to the late Mark and Naomi (Wilcox) Shindledecker.
Violet lived most of her life in Tarentum where she was a homemaker and member of Holy Martyrs church, Tarentum. She enjoyed spending time with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Mom will always be forever “39”.
Survivors include her children Linda Lee Chambon Gay, Cottonwood, AZ, Gwendolyn M. (Bill) Case, Vancouver, WA, Daniel (Diane) Chambon, Glendale, AZ, Terrance (Kathie) Chambon, Tarentum, Timothy (Mary Jo) Chambon, Monroe, NC, Francis (Chong-Cha) Chambon, Reno, NV, Duncan Chambon, Dallas, TX, Margaret Heights, Daughter in law Deana Lippens, Christmas, FL; 28 grandchildren, 35 great grandchildren and 3 great-great grandchildren. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Philip George Chambon, son Philip George Chambon, II; her siblings Rose Burgart, Thomas, Jack, and Elmer Shindledecker; 2 grandchildren Kenneth Gay and Julie Case and 2 great grandchildren.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated Thursday, April 4th at 10:00 AM at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cottonwood, Arizona. Burial will be at All Souls Cemetery with reception to follow at the Parish Social Hall.
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