Charles Le Roy Carpenter, age 82, of Etna Green, Indiana passed away Friday, January 17, 2020 at 5:19 PM in his residence. He was born June 5, 1937 in Stockbridge, MI to Franklin Pierce and Elda (Arnett) Carpenter. Charles was united in marriage to Mary Creamer at Hoffman Lake May of 1985. He was a graduate of Rochester High School and was an Excavator retiring in 2000. Charles was an avid fisherman, motorcyclist and enjoyed camping with his family and was a shuffleboard enthusiast.
Survivors include his wife, of 34 years, Mary Carpenter; children John (Teri) Carpenter, Cindy (Ralph) Howard, Ted (Robin) Carpenter, Ivory (Judy) Snipes, Leon (Sandy) Smith and his sister Mona Dean (Ron) Flood. In addition, he is survived by twenty grandchildren, forty-seven great-grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren.
Visitation hours are scheduled from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM Wednesday, January 22, 2020 in McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw and one hour prior to his Funeral Service on Thursday, January, 23, 2020 at 11:00 AM. Pastor Glenn Hall will officiate the service with interment in Etna Green Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions, requested by the family, may be made to:
Kosciusko Home Care and Hospice
1515 Provident Drive
Warsaw, Indiana 46580