Charlene Mary Platfoot, 67, of Bellefontaine and Homosassa, FL, passed away early Monday morning, July 22, 2013 at Crystal River Health and Rehabilitation Center.
Charlene was born on August 8, 1945 in Celina, OH to the late Roman & Clara Piekenbrock Meier. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Cyril Meier.
On August 28, 1965, she married James Carl Platfoot at St. Rose Parish in Maria Stein, OH, and he survives along with two sons, Jesse (Teresa) Platfoot of Bellefontaine, and Gary (Robin) Platfoot of Beverly Hills, FL, two grandchildren, Trenton and Summer, six siblings, Don (Linda) Meier of Yorkshire, OH, Alice Keefer, Stanley (Lynn) Meier, and Roger Meier, all of Maria Stein, Rich (Patricia) Meier of Rossburg, OH, and Lucy (John) Steinbrunner of Coldwater, OH, and several nieces and nephews.
Charlene was a 1963 graduate of Marion Local High School. She was a devoted member of St. Mary of the Woods Catholic Church in Russells Point, OH and attended St. Scholastica Catholic Church in Florida. She retired from Honda of America having worked in the Marysville Plant. She enjoyed working in her flower gardens and playing cards. A kind and generous person, she loved spending her time with family.
Reverend Patrick L. Sheridan begins a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m., Friday, July 26, 2013 at St. Mary of the Woods Church. Visitation will be Thursday, July 25th from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at Shoffstall Funeral Home, Lakeview with prayers beginning at 1:45. Burial is in Huntsville Cemetery.
Arrangements are in the care of Shoffstall Funeral Home, Lakeview. Condolences may be expressed at www.shoffstallfuneralhome.com.