Charles A. Mosier
Charles A. Mosier
GROVER HILL, Ohio — Charles A. Mosier, 95, of rural Grover Hill, went to be with his Lord and Savior at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, at Hearth & Home of Van Wert. Charles was a farmer all of his life, worked some at Continental Can Co., Van Wert, and worked 30 years at International Harvester in Fort Wayne, Indiana, where he retired in January of 1981.

He was born in Paulding County near Grover Hill to Alvin J. and Flora (Fast) Mosier on Aug. 26, 1922. He married Alma F. (McClish) Mosier who preceded him in death on March 11, 2004.

He is survived by four children, Charles Junior (Betty) Mosier, Carl Wayne (Carolyn) Mosier and Brenda Sue Nantz, all of Grover Hill, and Shirley Jean (Dave) Dawson of Van Wert, Ohio; 20 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren and 12 great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by granddaughter, Crystal M. Elston; one great-granddaughter, Gabrielle N. Ellis; one great-great-grandson, Justin Stegaman; two brothers, Bice Eugene and Elmer Mosier; three half brothers, Merlin and Ernest Mosier and Albert Walters, and two half sisters Clara Mae Sanderson and Dorthy Slusser.

He was a member of the United Methodist Bethel Church of Grover Hill until it closed and then attended First Baptist Church of Van Wert.

Funeral services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Feb. 5, 2018, at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory in Van Wert. Calling will be from 2-6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018, at the funeral home. The Rev. Steve Robinson will officiate. Graveside services will be at 2:30 p.m. Monday at Riverview Memory Gardens Mausoleum in Defiance, Ohio.

Preferred memorials may go to: State of the Heart Hospice or Scott Fire Department.