Charles J. Klunk
08/05/1925 - 04/17/2016

Charles J. Klunk, 90, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care Sunday, April 17, 2016 at his home with his family by his side. He was the husband of Leona M. (Gross) Klunk to whom he was married 65 years.  Born August 5, 1925 in McSherrystown, he was the son of the late A. Lloyd and Anastasia (Smith) Klunk.  Charles was retired from the Bethlehem Mines in Hanover and was a member of Sacred Heart Basilica in Edgegrove. He enjoyed gardening and spending time with his family and friends.  Surviving in addition to his wife are four sons; Daniel Klunk and his wife Connie, Kenneth Klunk and his wife Diana, David Klunk and his wife Rose, and Brian Klunk and his wife JoAnn all of Hanover, one daughter; Ann Moore and her husband Phil of New Oxford; 19 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; one great-great granddaughter; a son-in-law Steven Walter of New Oxford and a brother, Benedict Klunk of Hanover. He was preceded in death by two children; Michael J. Klunk and Judith Walter, 7 siblings, Robert, Edward, Allen, Lloyd, Catherine and Marie Klunk and Emma Myers.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 a.m. Thursday, April 21, 2016 at Sacred Heart Basilica in Edgegrove, with Rev. Lawrence J. McNeil as celebrant. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery. Friends and relatives will be received Wednesday 6 to 8 pm at Murphy Funeral Home, 501 Ridge Ave. McSherrystown, with a prayer service held at 8 pm.  Serving as pallbearers will be his grandsons; Troy, Ben, Eric, Ryan, Tucker and Matthew Klunk and Jason Walter and Brian Moore.  Contributions in memory of Charles may be made to Sacred Heart Basilica, 30 Basilica Drive, Hanover, PA 17331 or VNA, 440 N. Madison St., Hanover, PA 17331.

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