Passed away peacefully on Monday, March 17, 2014 in Springfield, Virginia. He is survived by the love of his life, Annette, his wife of 59 years; two sons, Kevin (Diane) of Marietta, Georgia and John (Ellen) of Alexandria, Virginia. He also leaves behind four wonderful grandchildren, Kelly, Emily, Tanner and Patrick and a sweet great grandson Charlie. Charles was predeceased by his devoted and loving daughter, Kerry Ann (Kai). Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday, March 20, 2014, at the Jefferson Funeral chapel, 5755 Castlewellan Drive, Alexandria, VA. A funeral mass will occur Friday, March 21, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at Saint Lawrence The Martyr Roman Catholic Church, 6222 Franconia Road, Alexandria, VA.