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Charlotte Zais

September 8, 1956 — May 27, 2023

Charlotte Zais, 65, died Saturday, May 27, 2023 at UPMC Western Maryland. Born on September 8, 1956 in Baltimore, MD she was the daughter of the late Charles and Honeybee Rishel.

She was preceded in death by a grandson, Jaxson and three siblings, Charmayne, Beverly, and Randy Rishel.

Charlotte enjoyed playing bingo and loved spending time with her family; she was most happy when her grandkids were around.

She is survived by four children, Melissa Blizzard of Keyser, Hope Zais and Kevin Schull of Westernport, Helen Holt and husband Keith of Midland and Orrie Zais III and Mandy Lee of Westernport; 16 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; four siblings, Charles, Jimmy, Ronnie and Sharon Rishel and numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held on Sunday, June 11, 2023 at 11:00 AM at Dans Mountain State Park with Chaplain Kristi Williams officiating. Wilhelm-Eakin Funeral Home, P.A., Lonaconing is assisting the family.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to assist with funeral expenses c/o Wilhelm-Eakin Funeral Home, P.A., 8 East Main Street, Lonaconing, MD 21539.

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