Charles W. "Chuck" Stump, 74, died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, at York (Pa.) Hospital, surrounded by his family.
He was the husband of Lois I. (Campbell) Stump, to whom he was married for more than 47 years.
A celebration of life tribute service will be Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, at 10 a.m. at Heffner Funeral Chapel & Crematory Inc., 1551 Kenneth Road, York, with the Rev. Timothy J. Munson officiating. Viewings will be Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. and Friday from 9 to 10 a.m., both at the funeral home. Burial will be in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery.
Born July 16, 1938, in Hagerstown, Md., he was the son of the late William and Audrey (Weaver) Stump.
Charles was a 1956 graduate of Hagerstown High School.
Chuck worked for Bon Ton for more than 30 years until his retirement in 2001.
Mr. Stump was a member of First Baptist Church of York. He was also a member of the Bon Ton Retirees Club.
Chuck enjoyed gardening, fishing and, most importantly, spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Mr. Stump served our country for three years in the U.S. Air Force, where he was a control tower specialist.
Along with his wife, Lois, Charles is survived by two sons, Jeffrey S. Stump of Williamstown, N.J., and Charles W. Stump II and his wife, Andrea K., of Poolesville, Md.; two daughters, Carolyn A. Stump of York and Shelley L. Walter and her husband, Jeffery L. Rexroth, of York; four grandchildren, Jeffrey A. Stump, Sean L. Stump, Wyatt C. Walter and Jesse S. Walter; two great-grandchildren, Hailey S. Stump and Tyler M. Stump; and one sister, Barbara Resh of Hagerstown.
He was preceded in death by a grandson, Mitchell S. Stump; and a sister, Constance J. Smith.
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Charles W. Stump, 74
JULY 16, 1938-JAN. 29, 2013
Stump (January 29, 2013)