Charles E. Augustine

Service Scheduled for: Tuesday, Sep. 29 10:00 AM
Died: Sep. 23, 2020
Charles E. Augustine, 99, of Douglassville, widow of Evelyn M. (Bryan) Augustine, passed away on Wednesday at Seasons Hospice, Phoenixville.

Born in Vulcan, PA, he was a son of the late Charles W. Augustine and the late Clara (Wagner) Augustine.

Charles worked as a laborer for the former Firestone Tire & Rubber Co. retiring in 1980. He also worked for Gross School Bus Company for many years, retiring in 2003.

He served the Army Air Corp during World War II and Air Force during the Korean War.

He was a member of Cedarville United Methodist Church, Pottstown.

Charles was a member of Stichter Lodge #254, Pottstown, Nativity Commandry #71, Knights Templar, Pottstown, Reading Consistory, and Pottstown Royal Arch Chapter #198.

He is survived by a son, Charles K. Augustine and his wife Rhonda L., Kutztown; a daughter, Gale M. wife of Glenn A. Nester, Pottstown; four grandchildren, Lynne wife of Christopher Elphick, Bryan Nester, Rebekah Augustine, Lisa Augustine; and six great grandchildren, Geraldine, Ava, Rowan, Cecily, Cael, Vivian. He was predeceased by three brothers and six sisters. .

A graveside service will be held 10:00 A.M. on Tuesday September 29, 2020 at Highland Memorial Park, 701 Farmington Ave., Pottstown. Officiating will be Reverend Sherry Lantz. There will be no viewing.

Contributions may be made in his memory to Cedarville United Methodist Church, 1092 Laurelwood Rd., Pottstown, PA 19465.

Arrangements are by the Schumacher & Benner Funeral Home & Crematory, at 359 King St. in Pottstown, PA.

The services will start at Highland Memorial Park