Sept. 30, 2008

Charlotte A. Appel, 76, of 431 Wilmot, Chillicothe, died Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2008, at Heritage Manor Nursing Home.

Born Sept. 2, 1932, in Tuscola to Gideon and Alta Ray, she married James L. Appel Sr. Oct. 28, 1954, in Chillicothe. He survives.

Also surviving are her children, Jim Appel Jr. of White Water, Wis., Steven Appel of Sparta, Wis., Cynthia Snider of Northport, Fla., and Tracey Appel of Peoria; 12 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; two sisters, Donna Lee of Charleston and Leona Hony of Pekin; and one brother, John Cook of Charleston.

She was preceded in death by three sisters, two brothers and one son.

She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Calvary Baptist Church. The Rev. Curtis Cochran will officiate. Visitation is from 5-7 p.m. Thursday at Weber-Hurd Funeral Home. Burial will be in Chillicothe City Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Rescue 33 or Heritage Manor Nursing Home.

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