Charles Edelen



Charles Claude Edelen Quietly and peacefully on Monday, January 1, 2018, at The King George Heritage Hall in King George, Virginia, departed to his eternal resting place.

Charles Claude Edelen was born on June 9, 1938 in Rock Point, Maryland to the late Claude and Leola Edelen. Charles at an early age became a member of the Holy Ghost Catholic Church in Issue, Maryland where he was a faithful member until his health failed him. He worked for construction companies in the Maryland and Washington, D.C. areas for over 35 years. He was a faithful member of the Union Local 456 where he retired. He also was a member of the Knights of Columbus. Charles loved to go fishing on his boat and he loved to cook and eat oysters.

He leaves to cherish his memories three children, Charles, Charles Jr. (Karen), Charlotte, One step daughter, Faye (Larry), two step sons, Earnest, Ralph (Mae Ellen), three grandchildren, April, Larry Jr., Latrice, One great grandson, Ashton. His siblings, Liz, James, Inez, Roscoe (Darlene), Joanne (Larue), Laura Jean, and Cynthia. In addition to the listed above, many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.