CHAMPION - Charlene Marie Hutchings, 70, of Champion, entered peacefully into rest on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, at the Trumbull Memorial Health Center in Warren, following a brief illness.
Charlene was born on July 6, 1943, in Warren, the daughter of the late Lisle and Kathleen Stockwell Shively and was a lifelong area resident.
She was a 1962 graduate of Champion High School and employed with the Kmart Corp. in Warren in the customer service department for 17 years and was a member of the Grace Baptist Church in Champion.
On Jan. 17, 1962, Charlene was united into marriage with Robert J. Hutchings and had shared 51 years together until his passing Jan. 17, 2013.
Her memories will be remembered and cherished by those she leaves behind, a son, Tab A. (Tracey) Bernhard of Champion; brother, Les Shively of Atlanta; three grandchildren, Brandon Bernhard, Tab Bernhard Jr. and Tabitha Bernhard.
She is preceded in death by her father; daughter, Glynis Marie Bernhard; and a sister, Diana Hill.
Funeral services will be 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home in Warren, where the family will receive friends one hour prior to the services at the funeral home.
Officiating will be Pastor William Sprague.
Burial will follow in Champion Township Cemetery.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, 962 North Road, N.E., Warren, Ohio 44483; 330-394-6200. This obituary may be viewed, and condolences sent to www.statonborowskifuneralhome.com