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Charles Arthur Shields

May 15, 1926 ~ January 2, 2013 (age 86)


January 5, 2013

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
First Friends Church Marion, In
Marion, IN
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Charles "Arthur"  Shields, age 86, of Marion, IN, died Wednesday, January 2, 2013, at his  residence.

He was born May 15, 1926 in Fairmount, Indiana to the late Charles Arthur Shields and the late  Leona (Day) Shields.  He was a graduate of Fairmount High School and served in the Army during  WWII.  He married  Joan "June" Yale  on November 4, 1948.  She survives.  Charles retired from the VA Hospital after 36 years and as a Physician's Nursing Assistant.   He was also the co-owner of AA Rents for Marion for over 50 years.  He was a member of the First Friends Church, Fairmount Masonic Lodge, Ft. Wayne  Scottish Rite, Grant County Historical Society and the American Rental Association.

He is also survived by:.

Three Daughters:
Dian (Junior) Hoheimer, Fairmount, IN
Rhonda (JD) Hodge, Marion, IN
Dawn  Reagan, Marion, IN

Two Sons:
Tony Shields, Marion, IN
Nile Stanton, Spain

13 Grandchildren and 16 Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Armes-Hunt Funeral Home, 415 S. Main St., Fairmount, IN Funeral service will be at First Friends Church, 2211 Wabash Rd, Marion, at 5:00  PM, Saturday, January 5, 2013.  The family will receive friends from 3-5 PM at the church

In lue of flowers the famiy request that memorial contributions be made to the donors choice.

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