DANVILLE — Charles A. Sapp, 76, died Wednesday, June 24, 2009, at the Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus.
He was born Nov. 21, 1932, to Ed and Frances (Kent) Sapp. On June 12, 1954, he married Janet Fesler. He drove truck for 40 years and served in the National Guard for seven years. He was a member of the St. Luke Catholic Church in Danville and a Fourth Degree member of the Knights of Columbus. He loved babysitting grandkids and mowing the lawn.
He is survived by his wife, Janet; six sons, Mike (friend Lisa), Bruce (Margie), Rex, Kevin, Aaron and Shane (Pam) Sapp; three daughters, Marcia (George) Durbin, Charlotte Totman (friend Dan) and Brooke Sapp; 10 grandchildren, Adam Sapp, Eve Hanson, Seth, Trae, Blaine and Kyle Sapp, Bronson Durbin, Johnathon Weckesser, Ashleigh Armstrong and Alisha Blakely; five great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Betty (Carol) Harding and Linda (John) Durbin.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Dick Sapp; and sisters, Garnet Hess and Mary Francis.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. at the St. Luke Catholic Church in Danville, with the Rev. F. Richard Snoke officiating. Burial will be in St. Luke Cemetery. Calling hours will be at the church on Friday from 5 to 9 p.m. with a prayer service to follow.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Eastern Knox County Joint Fire District, P.O. Box 526, Danville, OH 43014. Information is available at www.fischerfuneralhome.com.