Charles White

Charles R. White, 83

Charles R. White, 83, of Brook, passed away Wednesday, March 6, 2013, at 11:40 p.m. at the George Ade Memorial Health Care Center, Brook. He was a lifetime Brook, resident, born January l9, 1930 in Newton County to the late Darold C. and Villa J. Hartong White.

He graduated from the Foresman Elementary School in l944, from the Brook High School in l948 and received his Bachelors Degree in Pharmacy, from Purdue University in l958. He was in the Navy from 1950 to 1954. He was a retired pharmacist, from Walgreen's Drug Store for many years. .

He is survived by a nephew, Stephen Bowman, who lived with him. There is no visitation, but the public is invited to a graveside service , at Riverside Cemetery, Brook, at 2:00 pm (CST) on Saturday, March 9, 2013, with Richard E. Gerts , officiating.

He was preceded in death along with his parents, by 1 Sister, Betty Jean Bowman and two brothers, William and George White.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Charity of Donor's Choice, with envelopes available at the Gerts Funeral Home, P. O. Box 22l, Brook, IN 47922.

Published in the Journal & Courier from Mar. 7 to Mar. 8, 2013