Tuesday, May 26th, 2009
Charles W. "Mustache Charlie" Schrolucke, 78, of Brookville, died at 12:57 a.m. May 24, 2009, at his residence.
He was born Aug. 28, 1930, in New Knoxville to Harry and Bertha Klute Schrolucke.
Surviving are his wife, Gwendolyn Schriml Meyers Schrolucke; a daughter, Twyla (Mel) Bice, Bluffton, Ind.; a son, Mark (Bev) Schrolucke, Troy; stepchildren, Debbie K. and Randy L. Christensen, Carmen (Rick) Myers, Dale Meyers Jr., Adam (Donna) Meyers, Samantha Tipton and Samuel Benzinger; four sisters, Dorothy Prueter, Janice (Paul) Schumacher, Grace Young and Mary (Carl) Schmehl, all of New Knoxville; a sister-in-law, Kathryn Schrolucke, New Knoxville; 13 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Deceased is his first wife, Marie B. Knudsen Schrolucke, and a brother, Aaron H. Schrolucke.
He was a life member and past president of Shamrock Athletic Club and a member of the Dayton Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Beavercreek Moose Lodge. He was a veteran of the Korean war, having served in the U.S. Army.
There will be no services.
Memorials may be made to the Dayton VA Hospital or Hospice of Dayton.
Condolences may be left at www.bakerhazelsnider.com.