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Obituary for Charles A. "Chub" Culbertson

Charles A. "Chub"  Culbertson
Charles A. “Chub” Culbertson 78, of Chambersburg, formerly of Shippensburg, passed away Tuesday, February 1, 2022 at home.

He was born June 12, 1943 in Chambersburg, PA. Charles was a son of the late Charles J. “Chub” and Betty Jean (Sackman) Culbertson.

Charles retired in March of 1995 from the State Farm Insurance Agency, Shippensburg. He was a United States Air Force Veteran during the Vietnam War. Charles was a member of the Oscar M. Hykes American Legion Post # 223, Shippensburg and proudly served with the Minutemen. He was a 1961 graduate of the former Shippensburg High School and earned his Master’s degree in English from Shippensburg University.

In addition to his parents Charles was preceded in death by one brother, Rick A. Culbertson.

Charles is survived by his wife, Judith (Diehl) Culbertson; two children, Jennifer (Adrian) Bucatari of Wilmington, NC, and Geoffrey (Mary) Culbertson of Saline, MI; four grandchildren, Micah, Sylvia, Allana, and Ella; and one brother, Scott A. (Vanessa) Culbertson of Birdsboro.

Remembrance services will be held Friday, February 11, 2022 at 11 a.m. in the Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home & Crematorium, Inc., Shippensburg. Burial with military honors conducted by the Minutemen of the American Legion Post # 223 will be in the Spring Hill Cemetery. There will be no viewing however a visitation will be held one hour prior to the services in the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Jeffrey W. & Jo Anne R. Coy Public Library, 73 W. King St., Shippensburg, PA 17257.

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