5345 South Street | Vermilion, OH 44089
Obituary of Charles Bissett
Charles H. Bissett Jr., 85, of Lorain, Ohio died Sunday, January 20, 2019 at Mercy New Life Hospice, surrounded by his family.
He was born September 18, 1933 in Washington, Pennsylvania and had been a Lorain resident for the past 59 years after moving from Pennsylvania.
Charles was a veteran of the United States Army, serving during the Korean War.
He was a member of the UAW Local #425 and retired from Ford Motor Co., Lorain in 1992 after 33 years.
Charles was also a member of AMVETS Post #22, Vermilion, and the American Legion #30 and VFW #451 both in Lorain. He enjoyed spending time with his family and his loving wife, Mary Lou. Throughout his life he also enjoyed fishing, woodworking, hunting, and watching baseball. He was also an avid bowler, bowling on the United Polish Club, Ford, and several senior leagues.
He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Mary Lou (nee Crouse) Bissett of Lorain; sons, Steven Bissett of Amherst and Bruce (Denise) Bissett of Lorain; daughters, Dusty (Thomas) Birrittieri of Lewisville, NC, Wendy (Laurence Solak) Bissett of Oberlin, Tracy (Rob Kaderbek) Paluch of Sheffield Lake, Janet (Randy) Noseworthy of Lorain, and Donna Bissett of Lorain; 26 grandchildren: Nicole, Thomas, Brandy, Natasha, Lauren, Steven Jr., Tabitha, Lisa, Eric, Justin, Travis, Cory, Kristen, Kayla, Ashley, Bryan, Elizabeth, Alexander, Shalea, Duane,Taylor, Tyler, Michael, Alyssa, Tori, Devon; numerous great grandchildren; several great great grandchildren; brothers, John and Kenneth Bissett both of Pennsylvania; and his sisters, Iverna Christoffers of Maryland and Ellen Zimmerman of Pennsylvania.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles H. Sr. and Margret Ann (nee Moody) Bissett; infant son, Timothy Duane Bissett; grandson, Kyle Paluch; son-in-law, Daniel Paluch; brothers, James, Gerald, and Franklin Bissett; sister, Karen Basinger; and two infant sisters.
Graveside services will be held Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 10:00 am at Resthaven Memory Gardens, 3700 Center Rd., Avon, OH 44011. The Vermilion Veterans Council will present Military Honors and Chaplin Jim Peters will officiate.
The family suggests memorial contributions to Mercy New Life Hospice, 3500 Kolbe Road, Lorain, OH 44053.
5345 South Street
Vermilion, OH 44089
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