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1941 Charles 2023

Charles H. Dettwiller

March 8, 1941 — February 17, 2023

Butler Twp., Ohio

Charles H. Dettwiller

Age 81, of Butler Twp., passed away February 17, 2023 at his home in Dayton, Ohio. He was born to Charles & Ruth (Duncan) Dettwiller on March 8, 1941 in Portsmouth, Ohio.

Charles (Bud) graduated from Notre Dame High School and then attended The Ohio State University. He earned a degree in Civil Engineering which provided him a fulfilling and exciting career. He was an avid sports fan that never missed a Buckeye’s or Bengal’s game. When Charlie wasn’t watching sporting events he could be found working in the garden or attending one of his grandkids sporting events. He was a member of the Precious Blood Catholic Church.

Charlie is proceeded in death by his parents, Charles & Ruth Dettwiller; and by his wife, Roseann Dettwiller. Charlie is survived and will be dearly missed by his daughter, Angela Yvonne Grooms (David); son, Douglas Charles Dettwiller, and his children, Joseph (Vanessa), Dani, and Chelsea; son, Brad James Dettwiller (Missi), and their children, Brad, Jr., Chad and Jake; sisters, Judy Ratay, Bette Quesenbery, Jean Rolf, Cheryl Bowes, Margie Dettwiller (Dave); and by his extended family & many good friends.

Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 a.m., Friday, February 24, 2023, at Precious Blood Catholic Church, 4961 Salem Ave., Dayton, OH 45416. Rev. Fr. Tony Fortman officiating. Private inurnment at Dayton Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. Thursday, February 23, 2023 at Morton & Whetstone Funeral Home, 139 S. Dixie Dr., Vandalia, OH 45377.

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Thursday, February 23, 2023

4:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Morton Whetstone Funeral Home

139 South Dixie Drive, Vandalia, OH 45377

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Mass of Christian Burial

Friday, February 24, 2023

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Precious Blood Catholic Church

4861 Salem Avenue, Trotwood, OH 45426

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