Charles Carpenter

Charles Carpenter, age 79 of Munster, IN, passed away March 22, 2013. He is survived by his wife, Frances; daughter, Cheri (Bob) Myers, Ruth (Ron) Norris and Linda (Larry) Varichione; sons: Charles White and Kenneth Carpenter; daughter-in-law, Jill Carpenter; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; He is preceded in death by his sons: Steven and Scott Carpenter; one daughter, Julie; and grandson, Stevie; also parents: George and Jenny Carpenter; brother: Richard, Hershel, Leroy, George and Robert Carpenter. Visitation will take place Monday, March 25, 2013 from 4:00- 8:00 p.m. at Burns-Kish Funeral Home, 8415 Calumet Ave., Munster. Funeral service will be held Tuesday, March 26 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Shannon Stringer officiating. Burial will take place at Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens in Schererville. Mr. Carpenter was retired from American Maize (Cargill). He was an U.S. Airforce Veteran, who served in the Korean Conflict, He was a member of the VFW Post 717, American Legion Post 168, and Voiture 40-8- 490. He was a long time friend of Dr. Bob and Bill W. In lieu of flowers, donations to Hospice of the Calumet Area, Humane Society or the would be appreciated. Please visit us at



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Burns-Kish Funeral Home and Cremation Services
8415 Calumet Ave. Munster, IN 46321

Published in The Times from Mar. 24 to Mar. 25, 2013