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Funeral Service

K.L. Sharp Funeral Home
Saturday December 14th, 2019
10:00am

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Charles E. Fausnaugh

Charles E. Fausnaugh, 94, of Pitcher, NY, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 11, 2019, at the Cortland Regional Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Cortland, NY, while surrounded by his family.

Born in McDonough, NY, Charlie was the son of the late Lawrence and Inez Gilland Fausnaugh.  He was a member of the Pitcher Federated Church and had more recently attended the South Otselic United Methodist Church.  Charlie had proudly served in the U.S. Navy during WWII and was a longtime member of the Knickerbocker American Legion Post #596.  Prior to his retirement, he had worked at the Raymond Corporation and Brockway Trucks.  He had also been employed by Econolite Vault Company and drove delivery truck for a local auto supply company.  Charlie had served as a trustee and past president of the Pitcher Cemetery Association for many years.

He is survived by  his daughters, Linda Craft of Camden, SC, Sheryl (Kalvin) Small of Bean Station, TN, and Nancy (Raymond) Parker of Cortland.  He also leaves behind his grandchildren, James Craft, Jennifer (Bill) Hayes, Jeff Craft, Deanna (John) Pace, Dale Small, Edward (Bri) Parker, and Erin Parker; his great-grandchildren, Nicholas and Elija Craft, Adrianna Pace, Zachary and Bradlee Small, and Penelope Parker; a great-great-grandson, Harrison Craft; a sister, Erla Breitenbach of TX; several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his wife, Irene Fausnaugh, on June 10, 1999, brothers, Royal and David Fausnaugh; and a sister, Eldora Bergstrom.

The family will be present to receive friends at the K.L. Sharp Funeral Home, Cincinnatus, NY, on Friday from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, December 14, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. with Fred M.S. Downs officiating.  Burial, with military honors, will be in Pitcher Cemetery.  Expressions of sympathy in memory of Charlie may be directed to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.


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A candle was lit in memory of Charles Fausnaugh

Harry White Dec 14 2019 12:00 AM

I am so sorry to have missed the services for Charlie. Hope your memories last for a lifetime.

Bill Tei Dec 14 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of your father's passing. Prayers for you and your family-Joe Aloi

Joe Aloi Dec 14 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Charles Fausnaugh

Joan & Tom Fish Dec 13 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear about the loss of such an absolutely wonderful man

Lyndsey Cook Dec 13 2019 12:00 AM

Our sincere sympathy to all the family. He was good neighbor for many years. Thoughts and prayers, Herman & Marion

Marion Ruigrok Dec 13 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Charles Fausnaugh

The Ackerman Family Dec 13 2019 12:00 AM

We send our prayers to the family. I will always remember coming g to your house with my father.. May all you girls have peace knowing that your dad is watching over you. From Karen Stauber -Conklin and son Kyle.

Karen Stauber-Conklin Dec 13 2019 12:00 AM

Condolences to the family. Charles and his wife were good friends to my mom when we lived in Pitcher. Prayers are with the family.

Brenda (DuBois) Soules Dec 12 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Charles Fausnaugh

Marc and Brenda (DuBois) Soules Dec 12 2019 12:00 AM

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