Paul E. Charkowske

    Paul Edward Charkowske,  71, of Comstock, MI, passed away unexpectedly, May 3, 2019. Paul was born Oct. 22, 1947, in Kalamazoo, the son of Phillip and Lucille (Hall) Charkowske.
    Paul is preceded in death by his father, Phillip;  and his aunt, Dorothy Riley.
    Surviving are his mother, Lucille; his loving wife of 53 years, Sherry; three children, Linda (Roger) Mills, Lisa Lauer, and Brad Charkowske; five grandchildren, Kylie, Jake,  Kay-lin, Christopher, Ryan; his brother, Michael (Sandy) Charkowske; and several nieces and nephews.
    The family visited with  friends Thursday, May 9, at Betzler Life Story Funeral Home, 6080 Stadium Dr., Kalamazoo, (269) 375-2900. A prayer service was held Thursday afternoon. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated today (Friday, May 10), at 11 a.m. at  St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 939 Charlotte Ave., Kalamazoo, with burial to follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.
    Visit Paul’s personal webpage at:, to read his Life Story, sign his online guestbook, or archive a favorite memory.
    Memorial donations may be directed to Disabled American Veterans.


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