Effingham Daily News
---- — Charles A. Stiffler, 71 of Mattoon, formerly of Effingham, passed away at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at Palm Terrace, Mattoon.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Bauer Funeral Home, Effingham, with the Rev. David McConnell officiating. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Effingham. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until time of service Saturday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice. Online condolences may be left at www.bauerfh.com
Charles was born June 4, 1941, in Vandalia, the son of Leon and Lela (Wright) Stiffler. He was a member of the United States Army and served for two years during the Vietnam War. Charles was also a member of United Pentecostal Church in Neoga.
Charles is survived by his brother, Vernon Stiffler of Effingham; seven sisters, Wanda McCoy of Effingham, Elaine (Dwayne) Phelan of Prairie Grove, Ark., Anita Cowger of Effingham, Vickie Stout of Effingham, Linda (Dave) Wolf of Altamont, Sharon Stiffler of Effingham and Barbara (Dwayne) Vanatta of Greenup; and several nieces and nephews.
Charles was preceded in death by his parents; two infant sons; two infant daughters; two brothers, David and Larry; brother-in-law, Kenny McCoy; and sister-in-law, Joyce Stiffler.
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