Charles W. Grant, 73, of Chillicothe, died 2:23 a.m. Tuesday, February 26, 2013 in the Wexner Medical Center at The Ohio State University, Columbus unexpectedly.
He was born December 31, 1939, in Chillicothe, to the late Chester and Catherine Parker Grant. On February 12, 1966, he married the former Nancy L. Kaltenbach who survives.
Also surviving are children, Jeff (Kelly) Grant, Kevin (Karen) Grant, both of Chillicothe, Jody (Denise) Grant, of Ashville and Krissy (Danny) Grant Brungs, of Chillicothe; grandsons, Zachary and Billy Grant, Tyler Thompson, Sebastian Rau and Hunter Brungs; brothers, Richard Grant, Steve (Carla) Grant and Alan (Cathy) Grant, all of Chillicothe; a sister, Norma Jean Nagley, of Chillicothe and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a brother, James Grant; sisters-in-law, Shirley Grant and Dottie Grant; a niece; and a nephew.
Charles served in the U.S. Air Force and the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War.
He retired from WearEver Aluminum where he had worked for 25 years and also from the Chillicothe Police Department in 2002.
A graveside service will be held 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 1, 2013 in Greenlawn Cemetery with Pastor Rich Cottrill officiating. Military graveside rites will be conducted by the Ross County Veterans Honor Guard. Friends may call at the WARE FUNERAL HOME from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday.