The Daily Item
SELINSGROVE — Charles W. Mull, 87, formerly of Selinsgrove, passed at 4:20 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, at Buffalo Valley Lutheran Village, Lewisburg.
He was born Aug. 8, 1926, in Middleburg, a son of the late Henry A. and Marie B. (Moyer) Mull. He was married to the former Violet M. (Knouse) Grove in 1977. She proceded him in death in 2007.
Charles was a veteran of World War II serving in the Navy and the Korean Conflict where he served in the Marine Corps.
He was a union bricklayer and after his retirement was also a blacksmith.
He was of the Lutheran faith.
Charles was a member of the Susquehanna Valley Antique Association, former member of the Kratzerville Volunteer Fire Company, and a lifetime member of the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftsmen.
He enjoyed collecting antiques and John Deere tractors and was an avid sportsman and outdoorsman.
Surviving are three daughters, Pamela Erb, of Elkton, Va., Janet Stewart, and Nancy Holleran, both of Gaines, Pa.; three sons, Jeffrey Mull, of Waterford, Mich., Patrick Mull, of Brownstown Township, Mich., and David Mull, of Beavertown, Pa.; two stepdaughters, Louise Reichenbach, of Selinsgrove, and Lorraine Frazier, of Georgia; numerous grand and great-grandchildren; one sister, Mary Laudenslager, of Selinsgrove; and one brother, Richard Mull, of Port Trevorton.
He was proceeded in death by one brother, Gary Mull; and one stepson, Donald Grove.
Friends and family will be received from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday at the V.L. Seebold. Funeral Home, 601 N. High St., Selinsgove, followed by the funeral at 11.
Burial with military honors by American Legion Post 25 and VFW Post 6631, both of Selinsgrove, will be in Salem Lutheran Cemetery, Selinsgrove.