Charles “Charlie” M. Harrison, age 79 of Lakeview, Ohio and formerly of Greenville, Ohio passed at 10:15 P.M. Monday October 3, 2011 at the Lima Memorial Hospital. Charlie was born July 23, 1932 in Darke County, Ohio and the son of the late Cletus M. and Sylvia K. (Fellers) Harrison.
He retired as a truck driver for Schraders for 21 years and prior to that had been employed for 17 years with the Nestle Company hauling milk. Following his retirement, he worked for 10 years for Cold Storage located in Dayton, Ohio
Charlie was a member of the EUM Church in Greenville, a life member of the Greenville Eagles Lodge and a member of the Moose Lodge of Indian Lake.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Maye (Burroughs) Harrison June 23, 2007; Brother Donald Harrison and Sister Ruth Bixler.
Charlie is survived by daughters and son in law Terri Baker of Lakeview and Sherri and Colt Pepiot of McClellandtown, Pa. Son and daughter in law Marty and Ruth Harrison of New Carlisle, Ohio. Grandchildren and spouses Chad and Alisha Harrison, Chare & Steve Fahly, Chase Baker, James Pepiot, Christine and Mike Beckley, Cara and Tom Barrett, Nicole and Rob Rebmann and Jason Spitler. Great Grandchildren Avery Harrison, Kyle Rebmann, Brandi Rebmann, Gavin Fahly, Hunter Pepiot, Austin Pepiot and Cali Barrett. Sister in law Jaye Westfall of Vandalia and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 A.M. Thursday October 6, 2011 in the Zechar Bailey Funeral Home Greenville, Ohio with the Rev. Sylvia McKibben officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenville Township Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 5 until 8 P.M. and on Thursday 1 hour prior to the services in the funeral home.
It is the wishes of the family that Memorial Contributions be given to Lima Memorial Hospital Hospice Care Program Lima, Ohio.
Condolences for the family may be sent to www.zecharbailey.com.