Charles David Sterling

September 19, 1935 - December 18, 2020
Charles David Sterling

Charles David Sterling , 85, of Zanesville, Ohio, formerly of Seneca Lake Resorts, passed away Friday December 18 2020 at Genesis Hospital, Zanesville.
He was born September 19, 1935 in Moundsville, the son of the late Lester and Violet (Amos) Sterling.
Charles was a retired coal miner for Consolidated Coal; a U.S. Army Veteran in which he witnessed the Berlin Wall Crisis; a member of Seneca Veterans Club; a Christian by faith. He was a great mechanic fixing autos, clocks and plumbing.
He is survived by a brother Jeffrey Sterling of Wheeling; sister Loretta Kettlewell of Seneca Lake Resorts; nephew Richie Kettlewell of Seneca Lake Resorts; two nieces Barbara Knight of Glen Easton and Pamela Whipkey of Moundsville.
There will be no visitation at the funeral home. Services and interment will be held at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements by Care Funeral & Cremation Service, 1500 2nd Street, Moundsville.


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  • December 21, 2020
    Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum says:
    May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time, May you come to know that the love of God is with you always, May your memories of Charles David Sterling, give you peace, comfort and strength… Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete. I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten. My thoughts and prayers to the family of …. US Army Veteran, Charles David Sterling, is “A True American Hero” God Bless† † Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †