Charles D. Paddock

Charles D. Paddock, 94, a long time Hagerstown resident, died at his home, near Greenfield, on Monday, October 17, 2016. He was born near Millville on March 9, 1922, to Charles M. and Lydia O. (Stonecipher) Paddock and lived most of his life in the Hagerstown area.

He had resided in the Greenfield area for the past 10 years. He was a 1940 graduate of Hagerstown High School. Charles served with the Army during WW II and was stationed in London and Weisbaden, Germany. During that time he was active with United Nation Forces Witness Team.

An accountant, he retired from Perfect Circle / Dana Corp. after 35 years of service. Following his retirement, he was employed by the Hagerstown Exponent, Perfect Circle Credit Union and Lydia’s Restaurant. He was an income tax preparer for 27 years. He was a 55 year member of Hagerstown Optimist Club and a member of Henry County Historical Society.

Survivors include two children, Carol (Stephen Peck) Paddock of Indianapolis and Stephen C. Paddock of Colombia, S.C.; two grandsons, David Peck and Daniel Peck, both of Indianapolis and a sister, Mary Louise Paddock Slaughterbeck, of West Milgrove, Ohio.

In addition to his parents; he was preceded in death by his wife, Velma (Overman) Paddock; a daughter, Janet Sue Paddock and four sisters, Doris Paddock Riley, Vera Paddock Wilson Taylor, Marian Paddock Colvin and Blanche Paddock Petty.

Visitation will be 4 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, October 23, at Culberson Funeral Home, Hagerstown, and at the Nettle Creek Church of the Brethren after 10:30 a.m. on Monday. Services will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, October 24, at church. Pastor Brian Mackie will officiate. Burial will be in Brick Cemetery.

Special thanks to the loving, caring Building Memories staff, especially the Schwering/Keele family.

Memorials may be made to Nettle Creek Church of the Brethren, P.O. Box 225, Hagerstown, IN 47346 or to Hagerstown Optimist Club, P.O. Box 137, Hagerstown, IN 47346.

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