Charlene Joy Urner Charlye(11/21/1937 to 8/23/2013)

Charlene Joy Urner (Charlye) 11/21/1937 to 8/23/2013 Charlye was born on 11/21/1937 in Long Beach CA to Larkie and Freda Flatt. She passed 8/23/2013 in Santa Rosa CA, in the loving arms of her daughter Lori and son Jason. Preceded in death by the love of her life, Edward Urner. Charlye will be remembered for her beautiful smile, her sweet and kind demeanor, and her loving support of her family. Devoted Step-Daughter of Leland Thornton. Beloved Sister of Dennis Flatt and wife Rosemary, and Steve Flatt and wife Gail. Cherished Mother to Lori Leigh and husband Jim Dugan, Jason Knight and girlfriend Maia Zimonja, and preceded in death by her sweet daughter Kathleen Knight. Caring Step-Mother to Tracey Barkate and husband Andy, Sandy Rossi and husband Mike, Kathy Branch and husband Phil, Bryan Urner and wife Julie, and preceded in death by Bradley Urner. Treasured Grandmother to Travis Draper and Step-Grandmother to Brenden, Bryana, Bradley, Marcus, Anthony, Mica, Nick, Bryan, Amber, Stefan, and Emily. If you wish to, the family requests that you make a donation to your local Hospice organization. No services are planned at this time. www.bakersfield.com/obits

Published in Bakersfield Californian from Sept. 2 to Sept. 3, 2013