PIQUA - Charles "Charlie" E. Oiler, 78, of Piqua, passed away peacefully on Sept. 25, 2013, at Upper Valley Medical Center in Troy.
Charlie was born on Oct. 10, 1934 in Bidwell to the late Roy and Hazel (Luckadoo) Oiler.
Charlie was a welder during his life and worked for Shelby Manufacturing in Sidney. He enjoyed spending time with close friends, but most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family. Charlie was in the Air Force
In addition to his parents, Charlie is preceded in death by a brother, John Oiler, and a grandchild.
Charlie is survived by his loving wife, Audra L. (Swick) Oiler; a son, Mark and Annie Oiler, of Greenville; three daughters, Cheryl Hall, of Piqua, Carla Oiler, of Troy, and Carol and Doug Bergeron, of Moravian Falls, N.C.; nine grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; two brothers, Chester and Ilse Oiler, of New Hampshire, and Jim and Brenda Oiler, of Springfield; two sisters, Nellie and Robert Jackson, of Bidwell, and Jenny and Richard Hosier, of Springfield.
A Celebration of Life service will be held on Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, at noon at Braund Pope Funeral Home in New Madison with the Rev. Eric Fee officiating. The family will receive friends and guests two hours prior to the service from 10 a.m. - noon also at the funeral home. Burial will follow in the Forest Hill Cemetery, Piqua.
The family requests memorial contributions be given to Braund Pope Funeral Home to help with funeral arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.braundpope.com. Services entrusted to Braund Pope Funeral Home in New Madison.
Braund Pope Funeral Home - New Madison
215 E Washington Street P.O. Box 191 New Madison, OH 45346
Published in Sidney Daily News on Sept. 29, 2013