Charles Trumbature, loving husband, father, brother, uncle, grandfather, and great grandfather, went to be with the Lord and his wife of 65 years on October 29, 2011.
He is preceded in death by his loving wife Sue, and is survived by his son Mike Trumbature, daughter Cynthia Hawk and husband Roy, grandchildren Michael Trumbature and wife Blanca, Robert Trumbature and wife Tara, Nathan Haneline, Lynda Cain and husband Clint, and 8 great grandchildren.
Charles was born September 13, 1924 in Houston to Salvatore and Angela Trumbature. He met the love of his life in the third grade. Charles served in the U.S. Army in the 517th Parachute Infantry Regiment in World War II, and received a Purple Heart.
He retired from Shell Chemical in 1981, and moved to Canyon Lake, Texas where he and Sue enjoyed summers with their grandchildren, and many happy memories.
The celebration of Charles’ life will be held at 5:00pm Wednesday November 2nd, at Niday Funeral Home, with visitation one hour prior to the service.