HARTFORD — Charles Edward Moseley, 93, of Hartford, formerly of Owensboro, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2021, at his home. He was born Dec. 30, 1927, in Daviess County to the late Claude and Margaret Westerfield Moseley. Charles was a member of Lewis Lane Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon, and was retired as a machinist with the General Electric Co. He was a 1949 graduate of Owensboro Technical High School and was the oldest member of the Joe Ellis Masonic Lodge #473, having joined in 1949. He was a U. S. Air Force veteran of the Korean War. Charles enjoyed playing golf and was a member of the Hillcrest Golf Course. He also enjoyed fishing, U.K. basketball, and playing cards with his family. Charles was the Patriarch of the Moseley family.
He was also preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Moseley, on June 15, 2018; his son, Jerry Moseley, on July 27, 2021; a brother, William Claude Moseley; and two sisters, Thelma Criss and Betty Sue Moseley.
Surviving are his daughters, Connie Combs and husband Rick, of Middletown, Ohio, and Peggy Leach and husband Denton, of Hartford; six grandchildren, Jennifer Childers (Robbie), Brian Combs, Erika Marinelli (Tony), Denton Scott Leach (Melanie), Stephanie Howard (Nathan) and Melissa Willoughby (Dwaine); eight great-grandchildren, Timothy and Michael Childers, Grady Combs, Teeghan and Hattie Leach, Ethan, Carson and Ryan Howard; and two great-great-grandchildren, Penelope Rose Porter and Kashton Montrell Hardy. Also included in the family is Jerry’s companion for over 20 years, Londa Mitchell, and Charles’ very good friend, Steve Castlen.
Funeral services will
The family would like to thank Dr. Bernard Buchanan for all the compassionate care that he gave Mr. Moseley over the years.
Memories and condolences to the family can be shared at www.glenncares.com.