Charles E. Bemiller Jr.

Charles E. Bemiller, Jr

JOHNSTOWN: Charles E. Bemiller, Jr, 76, of Johnstown, passed away on June 11, 2011 at his residence surrounded by his loving family.

Born on September 18, 1934 to the late Charles E. and Olive (McCready) Bemiller, Sr. in Newville, Ohio. Charles graduated from Belleville High School and was a member of the Johnstown Baptist Church. He retired from Tech International with nearly 45 years of service. Enjoyed gardening and tinkering.

Survived by his wife of 57 years, Ruth Marie (Peterman) Bemiller, married on November 6, 1952; five loving children, Mike (Sherry), Alan (Margie), Douglas (Sue) Bemiller, Patricia "Patty" (Tom) Adams, all of Johnstown, and Gary Bemiller and Mark Roberts of Hilliard, Ohio; ten grandchildren; and seven great grandchildren; brothers, Rodney Bemiller of Johnstown, David Shaffler of Lucas, Ohio, Darryl Bemiller of Summerville, SC; and a sister, Margaret Newell of North Billerica, MA; four brothers-in-law and five sisters-in-law; and various nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by father and mother-in-law, Walter and Alice Peterman; three sisters; and three brothers-in-law and three sisters-in-law; infant children, Mark and Ann.

Friends may call at Crouse-Kauber-Sammons Funeral Home, 225 N. Main St., Johnstown on Tuesday, June 14, 2011from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Funeral service on Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the Johnstown Baptist Church 450 S. Main St., Johnstown with Pastor Larry A. Griffin officiating. Burial to follow at Green Hill Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the church. An online memorial will located at

Funeral Home

Crouse-Kauber-Fraley Funeral Home
225 North Main Street Johnstown, OH 43031
(740) 967-6085

Published in the Advocate on June 13, 2011