Saturday, May 4th, 2013
Complete Obituary
Charles Wangler
  Charles F. "Chuck" Wangler, 83, Portland, Ind., died May 2, 2013.
He was born Jan. 23, 1930, in Fort Recovery, to Felix and Vivian Kleinhenz Wangler.
Surviving are two sons, Charles S. Wangler, Houston, Texas, and Mike (Katrina) Wangler, Portland; a daughter, Theresa (John) Miller, Bend, Ore.; a sister, Betty Fullenkamp, Fort Recovery; and four grandchildren.
He retired as a forging designer and estimator from Teledyne Portland Forge in 1992. He served with the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict and was a 1948 Fort Recovery High School graduate. He was a member of Jayland Wood Carvers, Jay County Historical Society, American Legion Post 211 and Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, all of Portland.
Services are 10 a.m. Tuesday at Baird-Freeman Funeral Home, Portland, with Joe Hines presiding. Burial with military rites by the American Legion follows at Stranton Cemetery.
Calling is 4-7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Jay County Humane Society.
Online condolences can be left at www.bairdfreeman.com
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Wednesday
35°
Mostly Cloudy
Wednesday Night
25°
Mostly Cloudy
9%
Thanksgiving Day
33°
Mostly Cloudy
17%
Thursday Night
20°
Partly Cloudy
8%
Friday
35°
Mostly Cloudy
12%
Friday Night
30°
Mostly Cloudy
10%
Saturday
48°
Mostly Cloudy
12%
Saturday Night
43°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
29%
Sunday
50°
Chance Rain Showers
31%
Sunday Night
34°
Chance Rain Showers
31%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_d