He graduated from Norton High School and attended Ohio State University. Charles married Marilyn Hague on May 14, 1959 and she survives. He was a self-employed farmer and farm implement salesman. He loved the Cleveland Browns, Baldwin Wallace University, and Nordonia High School football. He was the director of Wadsworth Youth Football for many years.
Charles will be deeply missed by his wife, Marilyn; sons, Kevin (Sandra) of Cleveland, Keith (Linda) of Northfield, Kert (Louann) of Indianapolis, Indiana, and Kent of Salina, Kansas; 14 grandchildren, five great grandchildren; brother, Jon (Laura) Boedicker; and sister, Donna (Spike) Hill.
He was preceded in death by his father, Howard; and his mother, Zella.
Funeral service will be at 10:30 A.M., Monday, July 22, 2013, at Roberts Funeral-Hillcrest Chapel in Seville, with Pastor John Vanhyning officiating. Friends may call Sunday, July 21, 2013 from 5 to 8 P.M. at the funeral home. Burial will be at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, in Seville.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Medina County, 5075 Windfall Road, Medina, OH 44256.
Online tributes may be made at ww.robertsfuneralhome.com