Charlene E. Snatchko, formally Haygood of Carnegie, passed away Sunday, April 12, 2020 at Washington Hospital. She was born June 11, 1952 in Washington, PA, to the late Howard Snatchko, Sr. and Evelyn Snatchko (Speer). Preceded in death by her sisters Irene Mottiqua and Nancy Milletary. Charlene dedicated her life to her children and her career, she was a retired Psychiatric Registered Nurse at both Woodville and Mayview State Hospitals. She was an advocate for those suffering with Mental Illnesses and was passionate about caring for an underserved and sometimes forgotten population. She is Survived by her three children, Marchelle Haygood, Lynnette Haygood, Bernard (Safiyyah) Brooks and Step-daughter Janell Runco-Aguon. Also survived by her siblings Eileen (Larry) Worstell, Howard “Sonny” (Dianna) Snatchko, Jr., Leonard (Sharon) Snatchko and Theodore “Ted” Snatchko. Her grandchildren Deon “Che”, Jaque, Brandon, Nakia, Abdul-Fattaah, Abdullah, Indya, Jaden, Abdul-Azeez, Abdur-Rahmaan, Jaila, Neena, Abdul-Wahhaab and Abdul-Lateef and 2 great-grandsons Basel and Haleem. As well as a host of nieces, nephews and friends. Visitation and burial will be private, and arranged through Leo J. Henney Funeral Home in Carnegie PA. leohenneyfuneralhome.com
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