In Memoriam

Douglas K. Burnsworth

Doug BurnsworthDouglas K. Burnsworth, 63, of Chester Hill, died Friday, May 10, 2013, at his residence.

He was the son of the late Edgar W. and Marilyn E. (Wilcox) Burnsworth, born Nov. 30, 1949, in Uniontown. He is survived by his significant other, Susan Carpin Myers, of Chester Hill.

He attended the Hollidaysburg Christian Alliance Church and was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War. He was also a member of the B.P.O. Elks #1173 in Philipsburg.

Mr. Burnsworth was the owner and operator of Reich Drill and Douglas Explosives, both of Philipsburg.

He was a 1967 graduate of the Albert Gallitan High School of Masontown and attended the Pennsylvania State University.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Burnsworth was preceded in death by a brother, Richard W. Burnsworth and a great-niece, Kelsey Burnsworth. He is also survived by a nephew, Rick Burnsworth of Philipsburg; a niece, Debra Lust of Apopka, FL; a great-niece, Devin Burnsworth of Altoona; a great-niece and Ava Lust and a great-nephew, Grant Lust, both of Apopka, FL.

A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 1 at the Christian Missionary Alliance Church. Click here for directions.

Memorial contributions may be made to ClearfieldCountySPCA, 275 21st St., Clearfield, PA16830 or the Rowland Theatre Inc., 127 N. Front St., Philipsburg, PA16866. Friends may sign the guestbook at beezerheathfh.com.

Karen Powers

Karen Powers, 54, passed away on Jan. 31, 2013. She was employed by Accurate Energetic Systems, in Tennessee, for nearly 19 years. During her tenure, she fulfilled many roles one of which was AES’ transportation manager. She was an active ISEE and IME member and represented AES on numerous occasions.

Karen will be deeply missed by her family, colleagues, customers and friends in the Industry. She is survived by her mother Macy Rial; her husband Robert Powers; her children Lauren and Cody Powers; and granddaughter Kaylee Parsons.