Charles R. Milkent, 79, of Rostraver Township, died Wednesday, May 17, 2017, in The Donnell House after a brief illness. Born in Charleroi on Sept. 22, 1937, he was the son of the late George A. Milkent and Stella Savitsky and George Bartoshek. Charles was a 1955 graduate of Centerville High School and served in the U.S. Army. He was retired from Westinghouse Electric Corp. in East Pittsburgh, as a tool and die Supervisor, having worked for 32 years. He was a member of the Church of St. Anne, F.O.E, American Legion, Naomi Club and East Belle Vernon Athletic Association. He enjoyed spending his winters in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Fla. He is survived by his wife, Karen Tilton Milkent; son, George (Heather) Milkent of Carroll Township; daughter; Heather (J.B.) Ali of Venetia; granddaughter, Megan; and mother-in-law, Elizabeth Eloshway Tilton of Richeyville. Friends will be received 2 to 8 p.m. Friday at JAMES C. STUMP FUNERAL HOME INC., 580 Circle Drive, Belle Vernon/Rostraver Township, 724-929-7934, www.jamesstumpfuneralhome.com, where a Blessing Service will be held 9:30 a.m. Saturday followed by a 10 a.m. Funeral Mass in the Church of St. Anne, Rostraver Township, with the Rev. Vincent J. Gigliotti as celebrant. Interment will follow in West Newton Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to Madonna Catholic Regional School, 731 Chess St., Monongahela, PA 15063.