Gardening 03

Marian Louise (Westenfeld) Charles

December 18, 1925 ~ November 20, 2022 (age 96) 96 Years Old

Obituary

CHARLES, Marian Louise - Age 96, of Fenton, passed away Sunday, November 20, 2022.  Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Wednesday, November 23, 2022 at Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran Church, 16214 Linden Road, Linden.  Pastor David Krueger and Pastor Caleb Schaewe co-officiating.  Burial will take place in Great Lakes National Cemetery at a later date.  Visitation will be held at Sharp Funeral Homes, Fenton Chapel, 1000 Silver Lake Road, Fenton Tuesday from 4-8 PM and at church Wednesday from 10:00 AM until the time of the service.  Those desiring may make contributions to Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran Church.  

Marian was born December 18, 1925 in Flint, the daughter of Alvin and Dorothea (Wiebeck) Westenfeld.  She was a 1944 graduate of Dye High School in Flint.  She married William Forest Charles December 1, 1945 and he preceded her in death February 5, 2017.  Marian retired from Carman High School as the Attendance Secretary.  She was a member of Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran Church.  

Surviving are: her children, Joan (Richard) Zeeb of Fenton, Laura (John) Partlo of Swartz Creek, James (Diane) Charles of Florida and Lisa Bradow of West Bloomfield; son-in-law, Earl Hagstrom of Linden; 20 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren, and 5 great-great grandchildren; brother, Gene (Donna) Westenfeld of Georgia; and several nieces and nephews.  

She was also preceded in death by her parents; son, William Charles; daughter, Jean Hagstrom; great granddaughter, Holly; son-in-law, Timothy Bradow; brother, Harold Westenfeld; and sisters, Mildred Charles and Elaine Ancic.  Tributes may be shared at www.sharpfuneralhomes.com. 

To send flowers to the family, please visit our floral store.


Services

Visitation
Tuesday
November 22, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Sharp Funeral Homes - Fenton Chapel
1000 Silver Lake Road
Fenton, MI 48430

Visitation
Wednesday
November 23, 2022

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran Church
16214 Linden Rd
Linden, MI 48451

Funeral Service
Wednesday
November 23, 2022

11:00 AM
Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran Church
16214 Linden Rd
Linden, MI 48451

Donations

Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran Church
16214 Linden Rd, Linden MI 48451
Web: http://myshepherdchurch.com

SHARE OBITUARY

© 2022 Sharp Funeral Home & Cremation Center. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility