Charles R. Hamilton, age 86, of Kent, Ohio died on Monday, February 15, 2021 at Summa Akron City Hospital with his children by his side.
Charles was born January 21, 1935 in Cleveland, Ohio to Charles and Anna (Lenarcic) Hamilton.
Korean War U.S. Navy Veteran 1953-1961. Retired from Case Western Reserve University.
He is survived by his children, MaryAnne (Doug) Zeman, Charles (Irene) Hamilton, Catherine Hamilton Winters, Joseph (Linda) Hamilton, Samantha Hamilton, Stacie Hamilton; sister, Mary Ann Leonard; brothers, Ed Leonard, John Leonard; 8 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren, 2 nieces, and his beloved pets, Bosco and Sunny. He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles, Anna Hamilton; ex-wife, Catherine Hamilton; daughter, Susan Stabilla; daughter-in-law Ida Hamilton.
Mass of Christian Burial Service will be held at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021 at the University Parish Newman Center 1424 Horning Road, Kent, OH 44240 with Fr. Steve Agostino officiating. Calling hours will be held one hour prior. Burial will follow at Standing Rock Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Portage County Animal Protective League, 8122 Infirmary Road, Ravenna, OH 44266.
Services in care of Bissler & Sons Funeral Home and Crematory, 628 West Main Street, Kent, OH 44240.
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