Charles Wesley Ellinwood, Sr.

1926 - 2018

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Charles W. Ellinwood, Sr., 92, of Findlay, passed away at 10:04 a.m., Tuesday, December 4, 2018, at Fox Run Manor. He was born in Findlay, Ohio on January 28, 1926 to the late Charles A. and Gladys Ellinwood. He married Lois Maxine "Maggie" DeLong on July 20, 1948 and she died on June 5, 2010. He is survived by a son: Charles W. (Monica L.) Ellinwood Jr. of Arlington; siblings: Earl Ellinwood of Mass. and Gladys Coffman Ellinwood of Findlay; 3 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by siblings: Jack Ellinwood, Wayne Ellinwood, Wilma Holler, Janice Montgomery, and Dorie Conrad. He retired as a machinist at Atlas Corporation after having served in the Navy during World War II. He was a life member of the Findlay DAV and VFW. He loved life and having fun which included fishing and going to garage sales. Visitation will be held on Monday, December 10, 2018 from 11:00am to 1:00pm at COLDREN-CRATES FUNERAL HOME in Findlay. The funeral service will begin at the conclusion of the visitation at 1:00pm. Pastor David Shaffer will officiate and interment will follow, with full military rites conducted by the Hancock County Veterans Memorial Squad. Online condolences are welcomed at www.coldrencrates.com.


Service Information
  • Visitation Details:

    COLDREN-CRATES FUNERAL HOME [Map]
    205 West Sandusky Street
    Findlay, Ohio 45840
    Monday, December 10th 2018 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

  • Funeral Service:

    Monday, December 10th 2018 - 1:00 PM

  • Service Location:

    COLDREN-CRATES FUNERAL HOME [Map]
    205 West Sandusky Street
    Findlay, Ohio 45840

  • Final Resting Place:

    Maple Grove Cemetery [Map]
    1120 W Main Cross St
    Findlay, Ohio 45840

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