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Charlene M. Gordon

MANSFIELD: Charlene M. Gordon, 60, passed away late Tuesday evening, September 20, 2011 at MedCentral Mansfield Hospital. She was born May 2, 1951 in Mansfield, Ohio. She enjoyed cooking, baking, shopping, and gardening. A water lover, Charlene enjoyed swimming and relaxing at the beach.

She is survived by her husband, Scott Gordon; father, Carl Kurek, and his wife, Jeanette; stepchildren, Bret (Olivia Thompson) Gordon of Cincinnati and Cara Gordon of Washington, D.C.; brothers, Larry (Carol) Kurek of Mansfield and Carl (Linda) Kurek of Sarasota, FL; stepbrothers, Kurt (Kim) Swigart of McCormick, SC and Kent (Venice) Swigart of Wooster; four nephews, Shannon (Jennifer) Kurek of Grandville, Todd (Libby) Kurek of Ashland County, Steve Stockelman and Joseph Stockelman, both of Dayton; nieces, Lisa (Brian) Cook of Mansfield and Caitlin Stockelman of Dayton; mother-in-law, Margaret Gordon; sisters-in-law, Kathryn (John) Merrilees of Aurora, IN and Margaret Mary (Steve) Stockelman of Dayton; numerous great nieces and nephews; and her faithful canine, Casey. She was preceded in death by her mother, Laurene Desterhaft Kurek; father-in-law, John H. Gordon; and cousin.

A memorial mass will be held in Resurrection Parish, Saturday, October 1, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. Friends may call one hour prior to the mass, from 9:30 - 10:30 a.m., at the church on Saturday. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Society Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Wappner Funeral Directors is privileged to serve the family of Mrs. Gordon.

The family would like to extend special thanks to Dr. Robert Exten of Woodside Medical Group and Maurice Keys, Scott and Charlene's special advisor. Online guest registry at


Published in the News Journal on Sept. 29, 2011
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