Frank Daniel Charles January 16, 1958 - August 6, 2012 Danielson - Frank "Dan" Charles, 54, of Providence Pike passed away unexpectedly Monday evening at Day Kimball Hospital in Putnam. He was born January 16, 1958 in Xenia, OH son to Mary Lou (Sette) Charles of Xenia, OH and the late George Charles. On January 18, 1995 in Orlando, FL he was married to Janice (Stadig) Charles, who survives him. Frank was a self employed electrical contractor and his younger days enjoyed playing co-ed and men's softball with his many good friends, sponsoring the Shockers Electric teams. He was a happy and fun person to be around and will be greatly missed by his family and friends. Besides his wife and mother he is survived by a son Jeremy Charles of Florida two step children Kelsey Vance of Ohio and Ross Vance of Woodstock, two brothers Randy of Texas, Bob of Ohio, and three sisters Georgette, Betsy, and Carla all of Ohio. Dan was also very close to his sister and brother inlaws; Dan & Lucy Durand, Jean Kent, Ben & Cheryl Stadig, Allen & Jean Stadig, and many nieces and nephews. Calling hours will be held Friday from 4:00-6:00PM at the Gagne-Piechowski Funeral Home 490 Voluntown Road Jewett City, CT. A Memorial service will follow at 6:00PM. Interment will be private.
Published in Norwich Bulletin on Aug. 9, 2012