Charles A. Wrobel, 77, of Bellefontaine, passed away Sunday, September 30, 2012 at his home. He was born in Dillonvale, Ohio on April 30, 1935 to the late Victor and Pauline (Figurski) Wrobel. He was preceded in death by a sister Rose Ptacnik of Garfield Heights, Ohio and a brother Victor Wrobel of Dillonvale, Ohio.
Chuck was a retired veteran of the US Air Force. Following 21 years of service to his country, he worked at DAB where he retired from in 2001 after nearly 30 years. He was a member of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, the Bellefontaine Moose Lodge, Eagles and VFW. Chuck had a passion for sports, playing golf, old cars and westerns. His greatest love was his family and friends. His love of laughter will be missed.
Chuck is survived by his children: Stephanie Wrobel Smith of Nashville, Tennessee, Charles D. Wrobel of Los Angeles, California and Kathleen Wilson of Belle Center; 3 grandchildren: Catherine, Stuart Elizabeth and Kason; siblings Ann Hutkay of Dillonvale, Ohio, Edward Wrobel of Parma, Ohio, Phyllis (Frank) Santa of Dillonvale, Ohio and Richard (Jeanie) Wrobel of Brainerd, Minnesota; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held at the Eichholtz Funeral Home, Bellefontaine on Thursday, October 4, 2012 from 4-6pm with a memorial service at 6pm conducted by Deacon Harold Dipple. Military honors will be provided by the Logan County Veteran Honor Guard. A memorial funeral mass will be held in Dillonvale at St. Adalbert Catholic Church on Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 10:00AM with Msgr. John Kolesar presiding. Burial will follow in St. Adalbert Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Vincent De Paul Society or American Heart Association.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.eichholtzfuneralhome.com.