Charles W. Wolford

March 22, 1913 ‒ March 13, 2008

Mansfield, Ohio

MANSFIELD: Charles W. Wolford, 94, of South Trimble Road, and formerly of Kentland Drive, Mansfield, died Thursday morning March 13, 2008 in MedCentral Mansfield Hospital.

He was born March 22, 1913 in Mansfield to William B. and Naomi (Hursh) Wolford, and was graduated from Weller High School in 1931.

From 1954 to 1992 Charles lived in Chillicothe, and worked more than 30 years with Capital Finance Corporation. He retired in 1978.

While in Chillicothe he was a member of First Presbyterian Church and Kiwanis Club.

He was a member of Park Avenue Baptist Church and Retmans Club in Mansfield.

He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law Patty & John Thomas of Portsmouth; son and daughter-in-law Thomas and Debbie Wolford of Lancaster; four grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. His extended family includes Arlene and Thomas Gemperline of Powell and Sheri Andrews of Chicago.

He was preceded in death by his first wife Margaret Hoover Wolford, his second wife Thelma Swisher Stevens Wolford; and four sisters.

The family will receive friends Sunday, March 16, 2008 from 1 – 4 p.m. in the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home, where the funeral service will be held Monday at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Mansfield Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, the family prefers memorial contributions to the American Heart Association or the American Cancer Society may be made at the funeral home.