Charles ‘Chuck’ M. Stone
Charles “Chuck” M. Stone, 88, of Galena went to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday evening (Aug. 27, 2012) surrounded by his family at his residence.
He was born on Oct. 13, 1923, in West Jefferson to the late Robert and Grace Stone. He was a World War II Navy veteran and a self-employed businessman. Chuck loved to garden growing vegetables and flowers, bowling, reading old western novels and eating. Chuck was good at anything he put his mind to do. Ornery and jovial Chuck was a loving and caring family man, who loved his family and would do anything for them. Chuck loved to travel and enjoyed the New England states and going out to the Western states.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Helen (Hale) Stone and they were married July 16, 1956; daughters: Linda (Henry) Fasone, Cheri Wells, Sandy Adkins, Terrie Bradley and Jeanette Bradley all of Columbus; 11 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by daughter, Debbie Williamson; brother, Clarence Stone; and sisters, Evie Thompson and Florence Goodyear.
Memorial services will be held in October at the Galena Cemetery and will be announced at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury.
Memorial contributions can be made to Homeless Families Foundation, 651 W. Broad St., Columbus, OH 43215.
Condolences may be expressed at snyderfuneralhomes.com.