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Charles A. Faulkner

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Charles A. Faulkner Obituary
Charles A. Faulkner

AGE: 91 • Neptune

Charles A. Faulkner, 91, of Neptune, died Sunday, April 13, 2014. Born in Keenes, Illinois, he graduated high school as Valedictorian. A World War II pilot in the U.S. Army Air Corps; he was a Major in the Air Force Reserve. He owned Faulkner Carpenter Contractors for ten years in Illinois. From 1961 to 1987, he was a Mechanical Engineer at Fort Monmouth. Charles was an active member of the Hamilton Methodist Church. He also loved the Yankees. Charles and his wife, Peggy celebrated their 70th Wedding Anniversary on Jan. 29, 2014. He is predeceased by five siblings, Mable Williams, Kenneth, Keith, Harry and Evans Faulkner, with one surviving sister, Hilda Blair. He is survived by his wife, Peggy; two children, Susan Rea and her husband Thomas of Wall and Paul Faulkner of Newburgh, NY and five grandchildren, Morgan Rea and his wife Christina of Asbury Park, Stewart Rea of Wall, Gregory and Douglas Faulkner and Shauna Spontak-Trunzo and her husband Michael and two great-grandchildren, Mikey and Savannah all of Newburgh, NY. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, April 18, 2014 at Hamilton United Methodist Church, Neptune. The funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Ely Funeral Home, Neptune. Condolences may be made online at www.elyfuneralhome.com.


Published in Asbury Park Press on Apr. 16, 2014
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