2014-02-08 / Obituaries

Charles Lewis Melosh

Charles Lewis Melosh, age 72 of Hebron, left on January 28, 2014, to begin his road trip home. He was a decorated Vietnam Veteran with the US Air Force and a graduate of The Ohio State University. He was a long time resident and business owner in central Ohio.

He is survived by daughters, Dawn Melosh of Carrollton, Texas, and Detria (Lynn) Hiles of Thurston; his brothers and their families, Raymond (Marge) of Howell, MI; Jim (Sue) of Salem, MI; Dennis of Frederick, CO; his “family in the South;” and true friends, Roger and Tyson. He was a proud grandfather of three, Carrie Baker, Jessica Baker, and Michael Dale Lewis Hiles; and proud great-grandfather of two, Kaylynn and Kris.

Charles was preceded to heaven by his parents, Dorothy and Arthur Melosh; brother, David; and son, Carl Lynn.

A Celebration of Life memorial service was held on February 4, 2014, at the Johnson-Smith Funeral Home, Baltimore, with prayer and sharing by Rev. Alice Wolfe at 7 pm. Caring Cremation(r) has taken place and internment with military honours will be held this spring in Florence, SC.

Online condolences can be made at www.funeralhome.com

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