HEDDINGER, CHARLES LESTER, 83, of Middletown, passed away Thursday, May 2, 2013, at the Robley Rex VA Medical Center.
Charles was an Army
veteran and P.O.W. who spent 37 months in a Korean Prison Camp. He was a lifetime D.A.V. Member and an Honorary Lifetime Member of the Volunteer Fire Department Hose Company No. 2 in Apollo, PA. A Master Mason and a member of the West Milton Ohio Lodge 577, he was also a member of the VFW
Post 1170 in Middletown, KY, on Evergreen Road.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 43 years, Delia McKnight Brooks; and is survived by his stepdaughter, Bettye Jean Shell; his three grandsons, Todd (Kirsten), Daniel (Pam) and David; and one great-granddaughter, Molly Frances Shell.
A memorial service will be held Monday, at 7:30 p.m. at the VFW Post #1170, 107 Evergreen Road. Ratterman Funeral Home, 12900 Shelbyville Road, East Louisville, was entrusted with arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the VFW Post 1170. www.RattermanS.com