Charles F. Funk, 79, husband of Fabiola (Perez-Caldas) Funk, of Birdsboro, Pa., passed away Friday, Nov. 29, 2013 at his residence.|
Born in New Berlinville, Pa., he was the son of the late Charles D. & Alice R. (Moser) Funk.
Charles was a quality control inspector for the Neapco Company of Pottstown, Pa., for 32 years until his retirement in 1995.
He was a member of the Jehovah's Witness-East-Mt. Penn Congregation in Reading, PA. Charles had also served in the National Guard for six years.
Surviving with his wife of 43 years are six children: Charles F. Funk Jr. of California, Brian Funk of Levittown, Pa., Susan, wife of Thomas Duval, of East Greenville, Pa., James Funk, husband of Deborah, of Collegeville, Pa., Elke Funk, of Reading, Pa., and Jonathan Funk, husband of Tammy, also of Reading, Pa. He is also survived by 12 grandsons, one granddaughter and a sister, Darlene Wilby, of Wernersville, Pa.
He was pre-deceased by a son, Jeffrey Funk.
Funeral services will be Thursday Dec. 5, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. at Warker-Troutman Funeral Home, 726 E. High St., Pottstown, Pa., with Elder Craig Curley officiating.
Entombment will be in Highland Memorial Park Mausoleum, Pottstown, Pa.
A viewing will be Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. and Thursday from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Jehovah's Witness-East-Mt. Penn Congregation, 4880 Oak Parkway Reading, PA 19606.
Published in The Mercury on Dec. 1, 2013