Charles  Rambis
WILFRED - Charles Gene "Charley" Rambis, 66, of Wilfred, passed away on October 6, 2019, with his family by his side. He was born in Sullivan County on November 7, 1952, to Tony Rambis and Bertha Cleomia (Spore) Rambis.
Charley was a 1971 graduate of North Central High School and attended Franklin College. He retired after 36 years of employment from Eli Lilly/Elanco, Clinton, Indiana. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather; a lifetime member of the NRA, and an avid hunter.
Preceding in death are his parents; and a beloved sister, Toni French.
Survivors include his wife of 46 years Roma (Thompson) Rambis, whom he married on September 15, 1973; a son Chris (Kristie) Rambis of Bainbridge; a daughter Jennifer (James) O'Connor of Noblesville; brothers Larry Wade (Linda) of Texas, Jimmy Bill (Tina) Rambis of Shelburn, and Mark (Debbie) Rambis of Florida; sisters Peggy Frailey of California, Cindy Rambis-King (Gary) of California, and Kelly Rambis of Georgia; father and mother-in-law, Tandy and Delores Thompson of Farmersburg; brothers-in-law Bill French, Bruce (Diana) Thompson, and Chuck (Lisa) Thompson; sister-in-law Vickie (Larry) Neal; grandchildren Logan O'Connor, Noah O'Connor, Keegan O'Connor, Savannah Rambis, and Lillian Rambis; step-grandchildren Kaylyn Hankins, Cameron Hankins, Kyler Hankins, and Caiden Hankins; his best friend Mr. Biscuit N Gravy; and several other relatives and friends.
Services will be at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 12, 2019, at Holmes Memorial Chapel, with the Rev. Jim Larger officiating. Visitation will be on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of services. Burial will be at Oak Grove Cemetery in Wilfred.
Published on October 7, 2019


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4 posts

Cindy Caton Broecker
Oct 15, 2019
My dear friend , Roma Jean, my thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. Let the Peace of the Lord be with you.

Your childhood friend,

Don and Nancy McClain
Oct 12, 2019
So sorry for your loss. Prayers for all of you for strength, comfort and peace through God's grace. Don and Nancy McClain (Mark's brother-in-law/sister-in-law)
Marty Pruiett
Oct 11, 2019
My heart and love are with you Roma, Chris, Jennifer and family.
Oct 08, 2019
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