Charles "Charlie" Harold Tressler
Charles (Charlie) Harold Tressler, 87, of Loch Lynn, MD, began his eternity peacefully, July 13, 2017, at his home with his wife of 66 years, Claudia Grace (Bittinger) Tressler by his side and his faithful dog, Buddy.
Born September 16, 1929, in Lambert, PA, he was the son of the late Sherman Peter & Anna Laura (Opel) Tressler. He was also preceded in death by three brothers, Parke Tressler, Jim Tressler, Paul Tressler; one sister, Fern Staggs; one grandson, Thomas Jordan Tressler; one granddaughter, Julianne Hesson and one great-grandson, Noah Rory Bernard.
Charlie was owner/operator of Tressler Auto Sales and also was an owner and drove school bus for many years. He was Mayor of Loch Lynn for 26 years and was recognized in Washington, DC, for his length of service as Mayor. Charlie was a member of the Oak Park Church of the Brethren.
He is survived by his wife, Claudia; three sons, Charles Thomas Tressler & wife, Debbie, Douglas Allen Tressler & wife, Tammy, Gregory Jay Tressler & wife, Tammy; two daughters, Sharon Gale Stewart & husband, Wheeler, Cathy Shomo & husband, Bill; 13 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; three sisters, Leora Beitzel, Mt. Lake Park, MD, Dorothy Beitzel, Oakland, MD, Shirley Beitzel, Akron, OH.
Friends will be received at the Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., 1100 Memorial Drive, Oakland, on Friday, July 14, 2017, from 3-7 pm. Services will be conducted in the Funeral Home Chapel, Saturday, July 15, 2017, at 2:00 pm with the Rev. Carl Fike officiating. Interment will be in Garrett County Memorial Gardens.
Expressions of sympathy may be directed to Hospice of Garrett County or the Alzheimer’s Foundation.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.newmanfunealhomes.com.
Join us on July 14, 2017 from 3-7pm
Friends will be received at the Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., Friday, July 14, 2017, from 3-7 pm
Join us Saturday, July 15, 2017 at 2:00 pm
Services will be conducted in the Funeral Home Chapel, Saturday, July 15, 2017, at 2:00 pm with the Rev. Carl Fike officiating. Interment will be in Garrett County Memorial Gardens.