Lt. Col. Charles L. Main

Lt. Col. Charles L. Main, age 88, of Plainfield, passed away at his home on Saturday, March 12, 2011. He was born Nov. 13, 1922, the youngest of the nine children of Charles W. and Mabel Burk Main of Hancock County, Ind.

He will be missed by his beloved wife of 68 years, Marjorie Hauser Main; and by their only child, Charlene Rider (husband, Daniel).

Charles had a distinguished career in the U.S. Air Force and then at Farm Bureau Co-op of Indiana. He did volunteer taxes to help senior citizens. He was a man of strength, honor, and generosity of heart, and will be greatly missed by family, relatives, and friends.

Friends may call at 10 a.m. followed by a funeral service at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, March 16, 2011, at Harry W. Moore Funeral Care, 8151 Allisonville Rd., Indianapolis. Burial will follow in Fiscus Cemetery, Coal City, Ind.

Memorial donations may be directed to Visiting Nurse Service and Hospice of Hendricks County.

Friends may visit his online guestbook at