Charles Osterheldt

Obituary of Charles Osterheldt

Charles Richard Osterheldt, 87, born on January 16, 1934, passed away under the care of hospice on September 19, 2018.

Richard, as many called him, was proud to have been a marine having served in China, Japan, and Korea from 1948 to 1952.  He was a fireman upon discharge from the military, and eventually worked as an independent contractor with his business, Southeast Coating and Refinishing, that he sold upon retirement.

He was preceded in death by his father, Harry Osterheldt, Sr.; mother,  Maribel  Osterheldt;  brother, Harry Osterheldt, Jr.; sister, June Dennis; sister, Betty Montague; daughter, Pamela Jo Osterheldt; son, Joseph Jason Osterheldt; and  stepson, Roger Dale Ramsey.

He is survived by his beloved wife, Carter Frances Osterheldt;  daughter, Lisa Markowski;  son, Mark Osterheldt; stepdaughter, Shari Thomas;  stepson, Watt Ramsey and several  grandchildren.

Services will be held at Cape Canaveral National Cemetery in Mims, Florida.