December 12, 2008
Saturday, December 13, 2008
Charles M. “Bud” Pence 84 of Urbana, Ohio passed away in the emergency room of Mercy Memorial Hospital Urbana, on Friday, December 12, 2008..
He was born February 12, 1924 in Champaign County the son of Edward and Pearl (Grube) Pence.
He retired from P.R.P. (Plastic Research Products) after 39 + years. Charlie served his country in the United States Army during World War II; serving in Europe and the occupation of Japan.
He is survived by his loving wife, Rosa E. (Huffman) Pence, whom he married August 5, 1955; his grandchildren, Wendi (Steve) Chapman, Jeslyn (Chuck) Emmens both of Florida, Donna Rae (Jerry) Harrod & Rick Poth both of Mansfield, OH; as well as 11 great grandchildren and 4 great great grandchildren.
Charlie is preceded in death by his parents, his daughter, Roma Sue Elliot, 3 brothers, Clyde, Kenneth & Richard Pence and his sister, Evelyn Webber.
Charlie’s request was for cremation and no services. His body is entrusted to Vernon Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Champaign County Cancer Association, P.O. Box 38125 Urbana, Ohio 43078