Charles Edward Tingen, 61, of Youngsville, passed away Monday, June 8, 2015 at Maria Parham Hospital. He was born in Granville County, the son of the late James and Annie Beddingfield Tingen.
A memorial service will be held at 2 o’clock Thursday afternoon, June 11, 2015 at Flat Rock Baptist Church with the Rev. Gary McNair officiating.
Charles is survived by his wife, Lori Tingen; son, Chuck Tingen of Youngsville; daughter, Kristi VanValkenburgh and husband, Ryan, of Franklinton; grandchildren, Carleigh Tingen, Kamdyn VanValkenburgh and Tinley VanValkenburgh; brother, Jimmy Tingen and wife, Annette, of Wake Forest; beloved canine companions, Peanut, Sugar, Izzy, and Bruno.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Franklin County Humane Society, P.O. Box 338, Youngsville, NC 27596 or to the American Heart Association, 4217 Park Place Court, Glen Allen, VA 23060-9979.
Friends may visit with the family from 6-8 Wednesday evening at Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 405 S. Main St., Wake Forest, NC 27587. (919-556-5811)