Sarah J. Charles
Date of Birth:  January 6, 1939
Date of Death:  July 7, 2014

  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Thursday, July 10, 2014   3:00 to 5:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 PM
  • Solley United Methodist Church  
  • 7600 Solley Rd. Glen Burnie, Md. 21060     View Map
  • Friday, July 11, 2014   Noon
  • Crownsville Veterans Cemetery  
  • 1122 Sunrise Beach Road, Crownsville, MD 21032     View Map
  • Friday, July 11, 2014   Immediately following the funeral services
  • Sarah J. Charles (nee Ruckman), born Jan. 6, 1939 in Walhalla, South Carolina, passed away Monday, July 7, 2014. Sarah was married to Joe Charles (deceased) on August 9, 1959, until his death in 1995. She is survived by her four children, Dolores Deel and her husband David, Gina Smith, Joe Charles, and James Charles and his wife Maryjo; six grandchildren, Emily, Daniel, and Josh Smith, Jon Deel, Faith Bellinger Mowl, and Sydney Charles; and one great-grandchild, Oscar Nanduca.  Sarah’s surviving siblings are Libby Sterba, Vicki Rabideaux, James Ruckman, and Karen Pritchard. Sarah worked for, and retired from, Baltimore City Department of Public Works after 20 years of faithful service. She was a faithful member of Solley United Methodist Church.  Her viewing will be held at Stallings Funeral Home on Mountain Road in Pasadena on Thursday, July 10th  from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9. Her funeral services will be at Solley United Methodist Church on Friday, July 11th at noon. The family is requesting donations be made to Solley United Methodist Church for the Sarah Charles Memorial Fund. She has and always will be loved.