RENAMAE CHARON

RenaMae Charon, 92, of Fort Dodge, died July 25, 2014 at the Simpson Health Center.

Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m. Thursday, July 31 at First Baptist Church with the Rev. Jim Laupp officiating. Interment will be held in North Lawn Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4:00 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 30 at Gunderson Funeral Home & Cremation Services.

RenaMae Adams, the daughter of Fredrick and Elizabeth (Grate) Adams, was born August 17, 1921 in Troy, NY. She graduated from Troy High School in 1938 and later Albany Business School in 1940. Only July 15, 1946 RenaMae was united in marriage to Louis Charon in Fort Dodge, IA. The couple made their home in Fort Dodge and Louis preceded her in death in 1982.

RenaMae was a member of First Baptist Church, Friendship Circle, Bible Study Group, sewing club and did a lot of volunteer work.

RenaMae is survived by her children; Bart (Deanne) Charon of Fort Dodge, Bret (Marilyn) Charon of Humboldt, Bixi (Steve) Hanson of Callendar and Bana (Daryl) Starrett of Fort Dodge; 16 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren with 3 on the way. She was preceded in death by her husband Louis, her brother William Adams and her parents.

Memorials may be directed towards First Baptist Church.