Charlotte Lou Stambaugh

01/30/1937 - 10/31/2023


Obituary For Charlotte Lou Stambaugh

Lima, Ohio

Mrs. Charlotte Lou Stambaugh, age 86, of Lima, passed away at Mercy Health - St. Rita's Medical Center on Tuesday, October 31, 2023.

Charlotte was born January 30, 1937, in Van Wert, OH, to the late Emil and Minnie E. (Goldsmith) Feltner. On July 3, 1954, she married her high school sweetheart, Eugene "Gene" Stambaugh.

Charlotte attended Lima Central High School and was employed at Montgomery Ward in sporting goods, as well as at Clyde Evan's County Market prior to her retirement. She was especially proud of her family, and she loved spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband of 69 years, Eugene "Gene" Stambaugh of Lima; three children, Ted Stambaugh of Lima, Robert "Bob" (Janet) Stambaugh of Alpheratta, GA, and Tim (Sabrina) Stambaugh of Lima; three grandsons, Jim Stambaugh of Charleston, SC, John (Shannon) Stambaugh of Charleston, SC, and Max Stambaugh of Jackson, MI; two granddaughters, Kristin (Andrew) Goss of Alpheratta, GA, and Jessica (Derrik) Long of Lima; six great grandsons, Brian, Jack, Carson, William, Preston, and Davis; and five great granddaughters, Caroline, Meridith, Julia, Allison, and Lauren, and a sister, Louise (Harlen) Park of Buffalo, NY.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by a daughter-in-law, Charlotte Ann Agostino-Stambaugh; and seven sisters, Sarah Barnett, Norma Crouch, Ethel Lippi, Carol J. Feltner, Eileen Scheele, Nellie Petree, Inez Metzger; and brother, Emil "Bud" Feltner.

Funeral services will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 4, 2023, at CHILES - LAMAN FUNERAL AND CREMATION SERVICES, SHAWNEE CHAPEL. Pastor Dan Gutman will officiate the service. Burial will follow in Salem Westminster Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Friday, November 3, 2023, at the funeral home.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at


3 Nov


04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Chiles-Laman Funeral Home - Shawnee Chapel 1170 Shawnee Rd. Lima, Ohio 45805 Get Directions »
4 Nov

Funeral Service

10:00 AM

Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services - Shawnee Chapel 1170 Shawnee Road Lima, Ohio 45805 Get Directions »
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  • 11/03/2023

    I know you've been suffering. So sorry you had to go so soon. Love Louise

  • 11/02/2023

    Aunt Charlotte you was one of my favorites I always made you laugh I hope you enjoy heaven with mom. We will all miss you 😔

  • 11/02/2023

    Nellie and Louise were my friends in fact Louise married my cousin. I had good times at there house and seeing all the sisters when I was young. I loved it when they all sang. Charlotte was always nice to me. My Sympathy to her family.

  • 11/01/2023

    I loved talking to Aunt Charlotte at family gatherings. Her stories were the best! I am so sorry for your loss, your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

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