Charles N. Clough Jr.

Charles Nelson “Charlie” Clough Jr., 70, of Shippensburg, passed away on Monday, July 13, 2020, at the Chambersburg Hospital.

Born Thursday, March 9, 1950, in Carlisle, he was the son of the late Charles Nelson Sr. and Margie R. Singer Clough.

Charlie was a 1968 graduate of the Shippensburg Area Senior High School. He retired from the former A.W.I. in York as a salesperson.

Charlie was a member of the Salem United Brethren Church.

Charlie enjoyed hunting and fishing, and loved and cherished his family, especially his grandchildren.

Surviving are his wife of 31 years, Mary Katherine “Kate” Elmes Clough, whom he married Feb. 10, 1989; one son, Scott E. (Beth) Clough, Blairs Mills; two stepsons, William L. (Terry) O’Donnell, Shippensburg, and Daniel T. (Megan) O’Donnell, Orrstown; 12 grandchildren, Kylee, Tucker, Tanner, Nate, Abbie, Maddy, Moriah, McKayla, Gracie, Marlee, Allie and Gage; four great-grandchildren, Kadee, Logan, Landon and Hayden; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Brett D. Clough, and a grandson, Adam P. Fleck.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 18, 2020, in the Salem United Brethren Church, Chambersburg, with Pastor Arthur Page officiating.

Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.

A viewing will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, July 17, 2020, in the Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home & Crematorium Inc., and one hour prior to the service on Saturday in the church.

Those in attendance are asked to observe the recommendations pertaining to reducing the potential spread of COVID-19 by wearing masks, hand sanitizing and social distancing as much as possible.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter, 5051 Letterkenny Road West, Chambersburg, Pa. 17201, or to the Salem United Brethren Church, 4349 Letterkenny Road, Chambersburg, Pa. 17201.

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