Charleville, Carl Lewis
Date: Memorial Gathering: Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Mahn Twin City Chapel, 515 Collins, Festus, Missouri
Date: Memorial Service: Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Mahn Twin City Chapel
Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery, Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 10:00am
Hospice of the Ozarks Hospice House, 774 Long Street, Mountain Home, AR 72653
Carl Lewis Charleville, 83, of Pontiac, MO (formerly of Festus)passed to heaven on March 20, 2012 at the Hospice of the Ozarks Hospice House in Mountain Home, Arkansas. He was born on March 9, 1929 in Brickeys, Missouri the son of Walter Joseph and Sadah Marie (Youngblood) Charleville.
Carl graduated from Festus High School in Festus, MO class of 1947. After graduation, he went to work for Pittsburg Plate Glass in Crystal City, MO. He was united in marriage to Joanna Cash on February 3, 1951 in Bonne Terre, MO. This year they celebrated their 61st wedding anniversary. Carl was drafted into the United States Army, where he served during the Korean Conflict. After his honorable discharge from the military, he returned to Festus where he worked for the Missouri Pacific Railroad, Nash Engineering, and a few other various jobs before moving to the Bull Shoals Lake area in southern Missouri. He has been a resident of Pontiac, Missouri for the past 29 years. He loved the outdoors and enjoyed fishing the lake. He was a bench marksman and enjoyed meeting with his local gun club. Carl was a member of the St Williams Catholic Church in Gainesville,MO.
He was preceded in death by his parents Walter and Sadah Charleville. He is survived by his wife: Joanna of the home in Pontiac, MO, eight children: Roger Charleville and wife Becky of DeSoto, MO, Carla Tuokko and husband Ed of Ontario, Canada, Kevin Charleville of Ballwin, MO, Carol Gill and husband Bill of Bull Shoals, AR, Karen Crabtree of Gainesville, MO, Craig Charleville and wife Jill of Festus, MO, Kelly Cantrell and husband Kenny of Iron Mountain, MO and Christy Nikolaus and husband Dan of Columbia, MO, 16 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren, one brother: Ralph Charleville and wife Mary of Pontiac, MO and several extended family members and friends.
A memorial mass will also be held at 10am on Saturday, March 24, 2012 at the St Williams Catholic Church in Gainesville, MO with Father Paul Wightman officiating.