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“Nadine and family my thoughts and prays are with you in this difficult time ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: Mary Langston - Solon, OH

“Uncle Charlie was a great man and will missed. My deepest condolences to Nadine and my cousins. May he RIP. ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Darlene Flynt - Castle Rock, CO

“To Nadine and the entire family. I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. I am so glad that you...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: amy griffiths - stow, OH

“So sorry to hear about your dad. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Just remember there will always be many memories. Hang in...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Paula hilders - stow, OH - Friend

“My cousin who I'll always have great memories of all the good times we had together growing up. I think of all the things we did and didn't get...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Charles (gene) & CaroleR Howes - OH

“Nadine and Children,Words cannot convey how much we are sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time. Dave and Ina Keillor ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Ina Keillor - Rochester, MN

“Nadine and family, Matt and I are so sorry for your loss, but know that Charlie is at peace. You all are in our thoughts and prayers and love sent...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Ruthann Kula - Rootstown, OH

“I will miss you young man! Love you grandpa ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Andria Flowers - Damascus, OH

Charles A. Loudin Sr., 79, of Ravenna, died Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at his home.

He was born June 22, 1937 in French Creek, WV to Clovis A. and Beryl N. (Howes) Loudin. He was an extremely loving and devoted husband, father, and friend. He was a proud employee of the Colonial Rubber Company of Ravenna for 61 years. He was a Ravenna Moose Club Ritual Team member, and a proud 5-Gallon blood donor for the American Red Cross. In 2000, he was named the Tutor of the Year for the Adult Basic Literacy Education Literary Program through Maplewood Career Center where he taught adult math. He was an avid reader and Scrabble player, a lifelong Cleveland Indians fan, and a lover of music. His warmth and endless humor will be missed.

He is survived by his wife, Nadine R. (Kellison) Loudin. They were married on September 1, 1978, and celebrated the renewal of their vows on June 17, 2017. He is also survived by his children, Cindy (Stephen) Bell of Mantua, Janet (Joe) Sorbara of Hillsboro, Donna Grimes of Sahuarita, AZ, Charles A. Loudin, Jr. of Amherst, NY, Ciarra (Nathan) Brunn of Ravenna, and Zachary Loudin of Cambridge, MA; sixteen grandchildren; twenty great-grandchildren; and three sisters, Helen Cash, Eleanor Neil, and Evelyn Wine, all of Somersville, WV. He was preceded in death by his parents; and his brother, John W. Loudin.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 1:00 PM Saturday, June 24 at Ravenna First Church of the Nazarene. Memorial contributions may be made to a food pantry of your choice.