- November 12, 2016
- Danvers, Massachusetts
of Charles' Passing
- In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made in Charlie's memory to the Friends of the Danvers Council on Aging, 25 Stone St., Danvers, MA 01923
- or to the Holy Trinity United Methodist Church, 16 Sylvan St., Danvers, MA 01923
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“Thank you Charlie for your guidance in MYF at Holy Trinity United Methodist Church. You were a great role model.
1 of 21 | Posted by: Chuck Leblanc - Lee, NH - Friend
“Uncle Charlie was such a fun person. I would go to my Grandmother's (Thelma) house and it was great when he was there. He would do a few tricks - the...Read More »
2 of 21 | Posted by: Tommi-Lee ( Ouellette) Stella - MA
“To Dorothy and family,I met Charlie five years ago. He was a lab patient of mine at Lahey. I adored him and his stories. I cherish the hand carved...Read More »
3 of 21 | Posted by: Kelly Theriault - Danvers, MA
“Very sorry for your loss!!!Your family is in our thoughts and prayers at this timeBaxter Lake Lot CCW27
4 of 21 | Posted by: Bill and Doreen Pasquale - MA
“Only got to know Charles for a few years as we are fairly new to Baxter Lake but in that time we thought he was one of the nicest people we had ever...Read More »
5 of 21 | Posted by: Richard and Janice Hemming
“OUR DEEPEST SYMPTHNY TO THE SINCLAIR FAMILY.WE WILL MISS CHARLIES SMILING FACE AND HUGS.ARNOLD & JUDY JOHNSON AND ELAYNE BACCARDAX
6 of 21 | Posted by: Arnold & Judy Johnson - Hudson, MA
“He will be greatly missed at Baxter Lake .
7 of 21 | Posted by: Larry & Shirley Fitzpatrick - FL
“Please accept my condolences to the whole family.Charlie to me is remembered as a class act. When I reminisce of Parker's good times; his smile,...Read More »
8 of 21 | Posted by: Paul Zooma Tierney - Salem, MA
“Charlie, you will be greatly missed at BLRA, one of the kindest man I have ever met! If you knew there was a new member to our family a new wooden...Read More »
9 of 21 | Posted by: Myra and Earl Halstead - MA
“Dearest Dot and family,Charlie was a gift to our BLRA family and his absence will be felt for a very long time. We will miss seeing his bright smile...Read More »
10 of 21 | Posted by: Marsha&Bill Powers - Brooksville, FL
“my condolences to the family. will miss the great times we had together and the great man and friend that he was. we loved to share the carvings that...Read More »
11 of 21 | Posted by: edward and maureen mercier - NH
“CHARLIE, WAS THE MOST CARING ,LOVING MAN. HE BROUGHT SO MUCH JOY TO EVERYONE HE MEET. WILL ALWAYS REMEMBER HIS LOVE FOR LIFE,AND THE...Read More »
12 of 21 | Posted by: Jean Cimon - PLAISTO, NH - Friend
“Our heartfelt sympathy to all of the Sinclair family for your tremendous loss. Charlie touched the lives of so many people in so many ways with his...Read More »
13 of 21 | Posted by: Sandy and Ray Grace - Nashua, NH
“Thank-you for all the chlidhood memories
14 of 21 | Posted by: Susan Stanford - Auburn, ME
“WE LOVE EVERYONE OF YOU BUT ESPECIALLY THE MOST LOVING AND KINDEST CLOWN MAN WE EVER MET. WE MISS YOU.PRAYERS TO THE FAMILY.
15 of 21 | Posted by: Roberts & Mike BarrucciRCB Woburn
“Linda & Family I am so sorry for your loss.
17 of 21 | Posted by: Charles Roumeliotis - Peabody, MA
“The memories we have had. Too many to count. You were special to so many special people. Thank you for being part of our lives in so many different...Read More »
18 of 21 | Posted by: Larry and Diane Sinclair - NH
“My heart is with the family at this sad time.
19 of 21 | Posted by: Ellen Badger - Madison., VA
“So sorry for your loss
20 of 21 | Posted by: Barbara Starr - Malden, MA
“Thank you Mr. SInclair for the wonderful family you created and the happy welcoming home that was a big part of my childhood. Your kindness and...Read More »
21 of 21 | Posted by: Nancy Stanford - Danvers, MA
DANVERS- Mr. Charles D. Sinclair Jr. 88, of Danvers, beloved husband of Dorothy (Long) Sinclair of 64 years, passed away to be with the Lord on Saturday, November 12th, 2016 at Ledgewood Nursing and Rehabilitation Home in Beverly, surrounded by his family.
Born in Middletown, CT., he was the son of the late Charles D. Sr. and Pearl (Williams) Sinclair.
An honorably discharged veteran, he served his country as a member of the United States Navy and the United States Army.
Mr. Sinclair had been employed with Parker Brothers Games of Salem for over 43 years until the time of his retirement. He met the love of his life Dot while working together at Parker Brothers. Following retirement, he was employed at Cedar Glen Nursing Home in Danvers. Charlie shared his love for people by volunteering at the Hogan Regional Center for many years.
A loving husband, father and grandfather, Charlie was devoted to his family and community. A longtime resident of the Town of Danvers, he was an active 60 year member of the Holy Trinity United Methodist Church in Danvers and for many years volunteered to lead the church's youth group. He was a member of the V.F.W. Post #2359 of Danvers and the Quarter Century Club at Parker Brothers. An active and outstanding Mason, he was a proud member of the Amity-Mosaic Lodge A.F. & A.M. of Danvers for over 25 years. He enjoyed camping at Baxter Lake for more than 30 years and will be remembered for the woodcarvings he created for his friends. Above all else family was paramount in his life.
Charlie is survived by his loving wife, Dorothy (Long) Sinclair, his daughters, Linda (Bill) Piotrowski, Nancy (Rich) Stantial, Janet (Alfred) Felice, Patricia (Donald) Muse and Susan (David T.) Stentiford, his 8 grandchildren, Jonathan (Andrea), Jessica, Michelle (Nick), Katherine, Donald Jr. (Chamee), Joseph, Evan and Kelsey and his two great grandchildren, Jackson and Lillian, his siblings, Elliot Sinclair and Thelma Ouellette and several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Harold and Doris Sinclair.
ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are invited to a celebration of Charlie's life to be held in the Fellowship Hall of the Holy Trinity United Methodist Church, Sylvan St., Danvers, Friday, Nov. 18th from 2:00 to 4:00 P.M. Private burial was held in Walnut Grove Cemetery, Danvers. Assisting the family with the arrangements is the Peterson-O'Donnell Funeral Home 167 Maple St., (rte 62) Danvers. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made in Charlie's memory to Friends of the Danvers Council on Aging, 25 Stone St., Danvers, MA 01923 or to the Holy Trinity United Methodist Church, 16 Sylvan St., Danvers, MA 01923. To share a memory or offer a condolence, please visit www.odonnellfuneralservice.com