Charles is survived by his wife of 41 years, Shirley; his two daughters, Nicole Quinones and Tina Steele; his son, Charles Jr.; a brother, James Howard; along with six grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, at 10 a.m. from St. Anne Mother of Mary Catholic Church, Main St. Mexico. Burial will be in the Mexico Village Cemetery. Calling hours will be held from 4 to7 p.m. Friday, from the Harter Funeral Home, 9 Washington Avenue, Mexico NY.
Contributions may be made to the National Kidney Foundation of Central New York.