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Charles J. Klesch

October 5, 1935 ~ October 25, 2018 (age 83)
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Lowellville - Charles J. Klesch, passed away Thursday, October 25, 2018 at The Weils Assisted Living in Chagrin Falls.

Mr. Klesch was born October 5, 1935 in Youngstown, to the late Charles R. and Mary B. Klesch and lived his entire life in the Mahoning Valley.

He was a graduate of Poland Seminary High School in 1953. He married his late wife, Nancy April 16,1955. He served in the USAF, where he learned his electronics craft skills that served him well in a 40 year career as a Field Engineer for Magnetic Analysis Corporation. He was a member of St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church.

Charles was an avid fisherman, gardener, and a ham radio enthusiast.

He is survived by one son, David (Linda) Klesch of Russell; three brothers, Raymond Klesch, Richard Klesch, David Klesch; three sisters, Janice Oberholtzer, Betsy Klesch, and Debbie Bacon.

Besides his parents and wife, Charles was preceded in death by one son, Paul Klesch; one sister, Maryann Wardel.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, Friday at 11:00 AM. Interment will follow at Poland Riverside Cemetery with military honors.

Friends and family will be received Friday from 9-10:45AM at the church.

Arrangements are being handled by Cunningham-Becker Funeral Home, Poland.

The family requests donations be made to Vinnie Hospice Montefiore, One David N. Myers Parkway, Beachwood, OH 44122.

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