LONGMEADOW - Charlotte Louise (Staiger) Dunbar, 91, formerly of Greenfield, died on Monday (10-28-13) at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield. Born on Feb. 4, 1922 in Leyden, she was the daughter of George and Minnie (Wiemers) Staiger. She was a graduate of Greenfield High School.
Charlotte was married to Phillip Dunbar in Springfield in 1961, celebrating 20 years of marriage before his death in 1981.
Charlotte was employed as a secretary at the former Millers Falls Tool Co. and at Hamilton Standard in Connecticut. She and her husband owned and operated Dunbar Marina Supplies in Springfield for many years.
She enjoyed crocheting, knitting and ceramics, and attending church suppers. Special times for her were the holidays that she spent with her family.
Charlotte is survived by two brothers: John Staiger of Greenfield and Frederick Staiger of Kingston, MA; two nephews and four nieces.
At Charlotte's request, all services will be private.
Memorial donations may be made to the
Arrangements are under the direction of Walker Funeral Home, 14 High St., Greenfield.