Charles Farkas Jr. Obituary

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Charles Irving Farkas Jr.

April 21, 1935 - June 21, 2013
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Charles Farkas, Jr., of Birmingham Al, passed away Friday, June 21, 2013 at the age of 78. He was born and raised in East Lake, attended Woodlawn High School and Auburn University before joining the Army. Stationed in Berlin Germany he met his wife of 54 years Christel. He enjoyed the outdoors, travel, a successful career in real estate and was a member of The Warblers Club among other numerous associations. He is survived by his wife Christel, two daughters Teresa Louise Farkas, Sandra Farkas McGinnis, Grandson Davin Moore and two sisters Judy Farkas Halliday and Paula Farkas Edgar. A special thanks to close friends and neighbor Gary and...
Charles Farkas, Jr., of Birmingham Al, passed away Friday, June 21, 2013 at the age of 78. He was born and raised in East Lake, attended Woodlawn High School and Auburn University before joining the Army. Stationed in Berlin Germany he met his wife of 54 years Christel. He enjoyed the outdoors, travel, a successful career in real estate and was a member of The Warblers Club among other numerous associations. He is survived by his wife Christel, two daughters Teresa Louise Farkas, Sandra Farkas McGinnis, Grandson Davin Moore and two sisters Judy Farkas Halliday and Paula Farkas Edgar. A special thanks to close friends and neighbor Gary and Kay Garlach, nurses Erin Florenz, Bobbie Knowles and caregiver Holly Morgan from Alacare. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at Johns Ridouts, 1800 Oxmoor Rd, Homewood, AL 35209 from 11:00 to12:00 with a Service at 12:00 followed by a Reception. Graveside will be at Elmwood Cemetary following the reception. Family request in lieu of flowers that memorials be made to UAB Lung Health Center, 526 20th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35294, 205-934-5555, Lunghealthcenter@uab.edu

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