Post by Ira A. Runyan on Jul 19, 2015 18:00:39 GMT -5
Charles V. Runyon Obituary Date of Birth: Tuesday, November 28th, 1922 Date of Death: Monday, May 16th, 2011
Funeral Home: Clarke Funeral Home, LLC clarkefuneralhome.com 302 Main St TORONTO, Ohio, UNITED STATES 43964
Obituary: Charles V. Runyon, age 88, beloved father and Grandfather, died peacefully May 16, 2011. He was preceded in death by his wife of 54 years, Erma Jean (Kuhn) Runyon and by his brother Phillip Runyon.Charles was born November 28, 1922 in Sugar Grove, Ohio the son of the late Clifford P. and Caroline "Carrie" (Vantilburg) Runyon. He was a World War II veteran, a lifelong active member of the United Methodist Church as well as a Chemical Engineer, Environmental Manager and consultant. He has been a farmer, a teacher, a hunter, and always a good neighbor and friend. He is survived by his daughter Rhonda (Bill) Watkins, son Mark (Joy) Runyon; and six grandchildren, Adam (Becca), Emily, Daniel, Michael, Grace and Matthew. He leaves two sisters-in-law, Burness Candoo Runyon and Dolores Redman Kuhn as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and a host of friends.Visitation will be at 1:00 P.M. followed by a memorial service at 2:00 P.M. on Saturday May 21, 2011 at the Sugar Grove United Methodist Church, 159 County Rd. 68 Toronto, 43964. Interment will follow after the service. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Youth for Christ/ Montgomery County P.O. Box 371 Olney, MD 20830 (301 519 9020) or Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, 1 Billy Graham Parkway, Charlotte, NC 28201-0001 (877 247 2426) www.billygraham.comArrangements entrusted to the Clarke Funeral Home, Toronto, Ohio.