Charlene R. (Wisman) Sostoi

Born: Sun., Aug. 7, 1921
Died: Tue., Feb. 27, 2018

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Thu., Mar. 01, 2018
Location: Sacred Heart Catholic Church

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Charlene R. Sostoi, 96, a lifelong resident of Montpelier, passed away Tuesday morning February 27, 2018 in her home. She was born on August 7, 1921 in Montpelier to Martin and Gertrude (Hoover) Wisman. Charlene graduated from Montpelier High School in 1939.

Charlene worked as the school secretary for Superior Middle School for many years. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Montpelier, where she was a member of the Rosary Alter Society and served as church secretary for approximately 20 years. She was also a member of the Eagle Creek Garden Club, Williams County Fair Foundation and the Twice Ten Study Club.

She is survived by her son, Martin W. Sostoi (Linda) of Montpelier; two grandchildren, Rachael (TysonWillis) Sostoi and Martin W. Sostoi both of Montpelier; one brother, Floyd Puffenberger and one sister, Addie Ione Boucher both of Bryan.

Charlene was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Alex J. Sostoi in 1971, son, Thomas Sostoi in 1961, one brother, Richard Wisman; and three sisters, Margaret Schnittker, Berneda Allshouse and Paulina Hollinger.
A memorial mass will be held for Mrs. Sostoi on Thursday March 1st at 11:00 A.M. at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Montpelier with Father Fred Duschl to officiate. There will be no visitation. Interment will be at Riverside Cemetery. Preferred memorials are to the Sacred Heart Catholic Church Choir.

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Debra Allman
   Posted Tue February 27, 2018
To the Sostoi famiy, My thought's and prayers are with you during this
time. God Bless!!
Debra Allman

Kelly & Frank Matranga
   Posted Tue February 27, 2018
Marty and family-
Please accept our condolences in the passing of your Mother. She was a wonderful lady and will be missed by many.

Ric and Judy Dye
   Posted Tue February 27, 2018
Dear Marty, Linda and Family. We were saddened to see the passing of Mom. She was a wonderful Christian LADY. My Mother thought the world of her when they were in the Twice Ten Study Club. You are in our thoughts and Prayers. God Bless you all during this time. Ric & Judy Dye

Jerry and Anita Van Zile
   Posted Wed February 28, 2018
We are saddened by your loss of such a wonderful lady! Our love and prayers are with all of you.

Nete & Jerry.

marilyn moor
   Posted Wed February 28, 2018
Sincerest sympathies to The Sostoi families on the passing of Charlene. What a wonderful lady; neighbor, friend of our families for all these years. We were blessed with knowing her for most all of our lives. She is at peace now with some of those friends and we will see her when our day comes as well. God Bless you all for this wonderful lady, Charlene Sostoi, as she rests in peace.

Dan and JoDee Dean
   Posted Wed February 28, 2018
Dear Sostoi Family,
You all are in our thoughts and prayers.
I had some "wonderful phone Conversations "
with Mrs. Sostoi. We worked with her for over
20 years at Sacret Heart. Now she is singing with
The Angels in Heaven!!
Dan , JoDee, Brittany

John Thomas
   Posted Wed February 28, 2018
It was a great honor to visit with this beautiful lady and bring her the Bread of Life. Rest in peace, Charlene, and may the perpetual light of Christ shine upon you.

Kenneth L. & Kay E. Donaldson
   Posted Wed February 28, 2018
Sostoi Family: What a wonderful mother, friend. neighbor Charlene was to many of us.
She spent many hours with Grandma Donaldson doing flower arrangements for the
garden club and flower shows, they were very close friends and enjoyed all the times together over the years. Deepest sympathy to the family.

Kenny & Kay

Anna Ridenour
   Posted Fri March 02, 2018
Sorry about the passing of your mother. I knew her from belonging to the county garden club and from flower shows at the fair grounds. I know that she will be missed by everyone that knew her. She was a very special and energetic person.

   Posted Sat March 03, 2018
My family and I would like to extend our heartfelt condolences. May you find comfort in warm memories and coming promises. (Revelation 21:3,4)

Tom Kunkle
   Posted Sun April 01, 2018
Mom and I are grateful for the chance to have known Charlene and express our sincere condolences to her family. She was a friend in need many times over. We'll remember her always for her kindness and devotion, her good humor and great heart.

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