Charles earned a Master’s Degree from the University of Toledo and was a U.S. Army veteran, serving in the Korean War and was a salesman for the railroad industry for over 50 years.
Charles is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Kathleen (nee Kerr); sons, Charles E. III and Philip A. (Tracie) Stehno; grandchildren, Charles IV, Margaret, Raynor, Stella, and Henry.
Charles was preceded in death by his son, Joseph.
A memorial service will be held 10:30 A.M., Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 317 E. Liberty Street, Medina. Father Eric Funston will officiate. Visitation will be 4 until 8 P.M., Monday, June 24, 2013, at the Waite & Son Funeral Home, 765 N. Court St., Medina. Burial will take place at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery.
Donations may be made to St. Paul’s Episcopal Church Memorial Fund, 317 E. Liberty Street, Medina, OH; Wadsworth Youth for Christ of Northern Ohio, P.O. Box 323, Wadsworth, OH 44282; or to the University of Toledo Varsity T Memorial Fund, Athletic Office MS 302, 2801 Bancroft Street, Toledo, OH 43606.
Online condolences may be left at www.waitefuneralhome.com