Charles Howard “Chuck” Baumgarner

November 25, 1953 - November 19, 2013

11/25/1953 - 11/19/2013

Charles Howard Baumgarner, 59 of Lisbon, died at his residence, Tuesday, November 19, 2013 following a lengthy illness. Chuck was born in East Liverpool, Ohio on November 25, 1953.

He lived his entire life in this area, working as a heavy equipment mechanic for D. W. Dickey and Sons for more than 35 years. Chuck was a 1971 graduate of Beaver Local High School and attended the Balls Technical Institute in Nashville, Tennessee. He enjoyed spending time with his family, gardening, camping, and fishing.

Chuck is survived by his high school sweetheart, Sue Pennybaker Baumgarner, whom he married January 20, 1973, spending more than 40 years together; two sons, Charles H. A. and Amanda Baumgarner of Murrysville, PA and Samuel F. and Tina Baumgarner of Wellsville, OH; three daughters, Lori A. Baumgarner of West Point, OH, Christy and Steven Hager of East Liverpool, OH and Nicole and Patrick Exline of Wellsville, OH; Brothers & sisters, Cindy and Larry Morris, Kitty Baumgarner, Carolyn and Dave Dryden, Joseph and Billie Jo Baumgarner, Melody Jones, Willen Baumgarner and Tarenthea Baumgarner, grandchildren; Chance, Lauren, Elayna, Preston, Shane, Rorie, Carrie, Patrick and Adam. Chuck is also survived by his wife’s mother Mildred Pennybaker & preceded in death by his wife’s father, Ray Pennybaker, who loved him like their own.

Services will be held at the Calcutta Chapel of the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes on Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 11 AM with Minister Don Cochran from Tri-State Christian Church officiating.

Family will be present to receive friends at the Calcutta Chapel on Friday, November 22, 2013 from 2-4 & 6-8 P.M.

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Louis Brletich
8 years ago

Chuck is loved by all and disliked by none. I often thought of him as brother and yet looked up to him as a father. Chuck was many things to many people but one thing is for sure, he is loved by all.

Rodger Bloor
8 years ago




Amy Cosma
8 years ago

Dear Sue and Family,

I am so sorry for your loss. My heart is breaking for you. I pray for God’s comfort during this difficult time and that you will find peace and understanding for your aching hearts.

Never in my life have a met a more caring and loving friend, husband and father! Chuck loved unconditionally and always gave 100% of his heart to everyone.

I have been truly blessed to have known Chuck.

Praying for you always,

Amy Cosma & Family

Frank Baumgarner
8 years ago

He was, and always will be, my cousin Chucky. The greatest times in our lives were when we were one big family, Cindy, Chucky, Kitty, Clem, Joey, Debbie, Wesley and Franky. I’m sorry I can’t be there with you, but you are all in my prayers. Rest in peace Chucky.

Roger Hambleton
8 years ago

I had the pleasure of working with Chuck for many years. He will be missed by his friends, fellow workers and family. I know he is in a better place that God has prepared for him.

Mark Baumgarner
8 years ago

In case you don’t know me, I’m H.Ray Baumgarner Sr.’s son Mark. I only met Chuck a few times and he was a really nice guy. My Dad was really fond of him and talked about him a lot. Me and my Mom are sorry for your loss.

Sharlene Grimes
8 years ago

Lori & Family:

So sorry to hear of your Father’s passing. I remember when Chance was born and Cassey & I came down to see you. Your father was so PROUD of his NEW grandson and smiled from ear to ear when called Grandpa. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May God Bless you and keep you in his Loving hands.

Michelle Palm Clevenger
8 years ago

Lori and family,

I am so sorry for your loss! May you all find peace and comfort. You are in our thoughts and prayers!

Darlene Custer
8 years ago

Lori and Family,

Faith to believe when the way is rough And faith to hang on when the going is tough Will never fail to pull us through and Bring us strength and comfort, too. Helen Steiner Rice.

You are in our thoughts and Prayers. We will be praying for your whole family. Love Don and Darlene Custer

Cindy price
8 years ago

Lost a truly good guy love you all hope to be there tomorrow for the service

Jeff Diddle
8 years ago

My condolences to the Baumgarner family. Chuck and I graduated together at Beaver Local in 1971. Though we were never close friends, I remember Chuck as always having a smile and friendly to everyone. May God comfort you with his peace during this time of sorrow in your lives. – Sincerely, Jeff Diddle

Jessica Chuck Garber
8 years ago

My deepest sympathies to the entire Baumgarner family. May you find peace during this difficult time.

Greg Baumgarner
8 years ago

My thoughts and prayers to family and friends. Chuck rest in peace.

OVM Construction & Safety
8 years ago

Our condolences to the Baumgarner family.

Nancy Coleman
8 years ago

Sue and Family, I am so sorry for your great loss….I remember in High School you and Chuck was always together. My thoughts and prayers are with you all…….

Karen Andrews
8 years ago

Thinking of you and your family.

Karen Andrews

Renae Adkins-Eastham
8 years ago

To the entire Baumgarner Family although I really only knew chuckie and Sam. Please know that my Heart is breaking for you all. What a Beautiful family you are. I would tell you Time Heals All Wounds but, Ide be lying.No words can really help just having his Memories your precious most cherished moment’s will get you through the bad day’s nothing can take away memories. My thought’s and Prayer’s are with Your entire family. Sincerely Renae Adkins-Eastham