Charles Henry Gervason
Charles Henry Gervason, age 85, of Bergholz passed away unexpectedly Sunday May 13, 2012, at his home.
Born Nov. 1, 1926, in Bergholz, he was a son of the late Charles Henry, Sr. and Madaline Gervason.
Charles was a life long resident of Bergholz where he served as fire chief and worked for the water department for over 25 years. He retired from Timet in Toronto in 1989 and remained active in the community. He attended the United Methodist Church, Bergholz.
He is survived by his son, Ronald (Paulette) Gervason of Arroyo Seco, NM; daughter, Amber (Richard) Hemming of Carrollton; three grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.
Charles was a devoted husband to his wife, Syliva, of 61 years, whom preceded him in death in 2008. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Lillian O'Brien.
Friend will be received Wednesday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Everhart-Bove Funeral Home, 285 Second St., Bergholz, where funeral services will be held Thursday, May 17 at 11 a.m. with the Reverend Steve Anderson officiating.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Foundation of America, 322 Eighth Ave., 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001. Send condolences online at www.everhart-bovefuneralhomes.com.