Charles K. Sentz
11/01/1936 - 04/20/2019
Charles K. “Charlie” Sentz Jr., 82, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at the Hanover Hospital, surrounded by his family while listening to his radio. He was the husband of Margaret M. “Margie” (Murren) Sentz who died on April 15, 2018. Born November 1, 1936 in New Oxford, he was the son of the late Kenneth Charles Sentz Sr. and Mildred (Smith) Sentz. Charlie retired as manager of the McSherrystown Knights of Columbus after 39 years of service. He was a 1954 graduate of Littlestown High School, and then served his country in the United States Army. He was a member of Annunciation Catholic Church, McSherrystown, McSherrystown Knights of Columbus where he was a 3rd Degree member, and McSherrystown Home Association. Charlie was an avid reader and crossword puzzle fan, and loved spending time with his family and friends, especially his grandchildren. Surviving are seven children, Anthony W. Sentz and companion Lori Miller of Jefferson, Andrew C. Sentz and wife Jody of Hanover, Karen E. Mack and husband David of Hanover, Joanne M. Koehler and husband Ernie of Kingsport, TN, Stephanie A. Emenheiser and husband Tim of York, Denise M. Ham and husband Christopher of Pittsburgh, and Janine L. Walter and husband Howard III of New Oxford; 18 grandchildren;10 great-grandchildren; and six siblings Lawrence Sentz of Dover, Eugene “Pete” Sentz of Hanover, Hope Strausbaugh of Hanover, Camilla “Rosie” Sneeringer of Hanover, Christopher Sentz of Gettysburg, and Keith Sentz of Hanover. He was preceded in death by one son, Kenneth W. Sentz; and one sibling, Dion P. Sentz. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:00 a.m. Saturday, April 27, 2019 at Annunciation Catholic Church, McSherrystown with Rev. Charles L. Persing as celebrant. Relatives and friends will be received Friday 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Murphy Funeral Home, 501 Ridge Avenue, McSherrystown, with prayers at 8:00 p.m. Burial will be held privately. In lieu of flowers contributions in memory of Charlie may be made to Wellspan VNA, 540 S. George Street, York, PA, 17401.
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Posted at:04/26/2019 12:12 pm
I am deeply saddened to here about the passing of your father. I remember some of the stories that you have shared about your father and he seemed to be quite the character. Please let me know if there is anything that you need. We will lift you and your family up in prayer at this time. There is comfort in knowing that he has entered eternal rest with our Lord.
Posted at:04/24/2019 6:06 pm
Our sincere condolences to the Sentz family
Posted at:04/22/2019 1:01 pm
Hoping you and your family find comfort now that your Dad is at peace. Thinking of you and yours, Karen.
Posted at:04/26/2019 8:08 pm
Tim and Pat Orndorff
We were classmates of Charles and respected him. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.
Posted at:04/21/2019 6:06 pm
Carol and John Vassallo
To Jeannie and the Sentz family ~ sending love and prayers to all of you. So sorry for the loss of your father, especially so soon after losing your mother. May they both rest in peace and always be watching over you.
Posted at:04/22/2019 12:12 pm
Yes so sorry to u and ur family for ur lose . I hope for nothing but the best for u and ur family .