Charles Ternes Obituary

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In Memory of

Charles L Ternes

June 27, 1925 - October 27, 2013

Charles L. Ternes, age 88, a resident of Clinton Township for over 50 years, passed away October 26, 2013. He was proud to be a veteran of WWII in the U.S. Navy. He was a photographer for the Niles Daily Star, The Detroit News, and for General Motors Photographic. Charles was the beloved husband of the late Patricia Ternes; loving father of Peter (Florence) Ternes, Christopher Ternes, and Ann (John) French; devoted grandfather of Elizabeth (Alex) Michaels, Marie Ternes, Charles Ternes, and Charlotte French; and dear brother of Mary Ternes and Alan (Barbara) Ternes. Memorial Mass Saturday, November 9, 4:00 p.m. at St. Sharbel Catholic Church, Warren. Donations in his name may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society. Please share a memory with the family at

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