Charles Slavens

SALEM — Charles E. Slavens, 95, died at 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at the Salem North Healthcare Center.

Born Nov. 23, 1923 in Struthers, he was the son of the late Michael and Helen (Condrick) Slavkosky.

He had been a supervisor with Conrail Corporation, retiring in 1988 with 46 years of service, and a member of St. Paul Catholic Church. He served in the U. S. Army during World War II, receiving the EAME Theater Ribbon and American Theater Ribbon.

Survivors include a son, Robert M. (Michelle) Slavens of Westerville; two daughters, Cynthia L. Slavens of Salem and Theresa A. (Nicholas) Cool of Salem; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, E. June (Wardeska) Slavens; a sister, Helen Olenik; and two brothers, Joseph and Michael Slavens.

Services will be 7 p.m. Sunday at Stark Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Services with Fr. Robert Edwards officiating. Friends may call one hour prior to the service. Burial will be at Grandview Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul Catholic School, 925 E. State St., Salem, Ohio 44460.