Emma Jane Charles


Emma Jane Charles, 74, Millersburg, passed away Saturday Nov. 17, at her home.
She was born Feb. 27, 1944, in Goshen, to Marvin J. and Joy B. (George) Mast.
On June 2, 1967, she married Douglas Charles. He preceded her in death Oct. 28, 2016.
Surviving are a daughter, Jenny S. (Robert) Fleenor Jr., Millersburg; two grandchildren, Robert Fleenor III and Chrissy Hodnett; five great-grandchildren, Landon, Logan, Julian, Amelia and Piper. Also surviving are eight siblings, Linda (Don) Sheets, Wakarusa, George (Charlotte) Mast, K'Don (Wanda) Mast, Terry (Merry) Mast, Janet Wileman, Jolene Franks Tom (Pat) Mast and Margaret (Dennis) Hahn all of Goshen; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Sam Mast.
Emma was a member of Clearview Brethren Church in Goshen. She enjoyed making rugs, baking cookies, spending time with and baby sitting her great-grandchildren. She worked as a housekeeper at Greencroft in Goshen.
A celebration of life service for Emma will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, at Clearview Brethren Church, 67622 U.S. 33, Goshen. Pastor Jim Gillette will preside.
Memorial contributions may be given to United Cancer Services of Elkhart County.
Elkhart Cremation Services is entrusted with her care.
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Published on November 20, 2018
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