Charles P. Hufnagle Obituary

Date of Birth:

Monday, April 23rd, 1934

Date of Death:

Wednesday, April 9th, 2003

Funeral Home:

Steeley Funeral Home
87 North Main Street


Charles P. Hufnagle, 68, a lifelong resident of Sellersville, entered his eternal life, Wednesday, April 9 in Grand View Hospital, West Rockhill Township. He was the husband of Karen (West) Hufnagle of Iowa and the former husband of the late Alice (Curley) Hufnagle.

Born in Quakertown, he was a son of the late Charles P. and Adelaide (Groves) Hufnagle.

He had been employed for many years as a Tool and Die Maker with the US Gauge Division, Ametek, Inc. Sellersville before retiring in 1997.

He was a longtime member of St. Agnes Catholic Church, Sellersville, where he had been a coach of CYO Basketball. He was also a member of the Knights of Columbus, the Great Swamp Fish and Game Club, both in Quakertown; and the Nase-Kraft American Legion Post 245, Sellersville. He had also been a member of the Lansdale Catholic High School Fathers Club.

Charlie was a true nature lover. He enjoyed fishing, gardening and watching the stars. Most of all, he was a devoted father and grandfather.

In addition to is wife, he is survived by five daughters: Alicia M. Schlosser of Souderton; Ann M. Clemens, and her husband, Douglas of Stamford, CT; Theresa M. Lex and her husband, Kenneth of Sellersville; Cynthia M. Byndas and her husband, Sean of Stewartstown, P A and Susan M. Benatti of Ambler; one son: Charles E. Hufnagle and his wife, Patricia of Harleysville; two sisters: Mary Mroz and her husband, Ted of Telford and Lynne von Mechow and her husband, Ted of Sellersville; and ten Grandchildren: Nicole, Aaron, Brittny, Chelsea, Alexandria, Anastasia, Sarah, Charles, Samantha and Valerie.

In addition to his first wife, he was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Adelaide Marie.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, April 12 at 11 :00 AM in St. Agnes Catholic Church, 445 North Main Street, Sellersville. Family and friends may call at the church on Saturday morning from 9:45 AM until 10:45 AM.

Interment will be in the adjacent parish cemetery.

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