66, Thorntown and resident of Homewood Health Campus, Lebanon, Indiana, passed away on July 6, 2014 in St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis. He was born on July 25, 1947 in Lebanon, IN to Herbert and Blanche (Hungerford) Susong and preceded in death by his father.
Charles is survived by his mother; sister, Ouida (Frank) Norris of Greenfield, IN; 3 sons, John (Heidi) Susong, Michael (Melissa) Susong, Patrick (Holly) Susong, all of Lebanon, Indiana. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Anne Marie, Joe, Jacob, Ava and Lyla; niece, Natalie (Bill) Klenotic of Greenfield, IN and nephew, Ty Norris of Indianapolis, IN. Charles had numerous relatives in Louisiana.
Charles graduated from Thorntown High School in 1965 and received a scholarship from Howard Johnson's. Charles attended Purdue University.
Charles loved the arts and enjoyed many happy hours at Art Museums. He volunteered at the Sugar Creek Art Center in Thorntown, Ind. He was happiest giving tours at the center and selling art.
Charles also enjoyed very much traveling from Maine to California with his father. He was a very giving and loving person engaged in humorous conversations with friends and strangers.
The family of Charles would like to thank the staff of Homewood Health Campus for their kind and compassionate care. He made many friendships while at Homewood.
Prayer Services will begin at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday in Myers Mortuary. Visitation will follow from 4 until 8 p.m. on Wednesday. Services are planned for Thursday morning at 10:30 a.m. in Myers Chapel of Memories in Lebanon with Rev. Timothy Kroeger officiating. Burial will be at Maple Lawn Cemetery in Thorntown.
Memorials may be made to the
, 30 East 33rd Street, NY, NY 10016.
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