Nov 12, 1938 – Nov 7, 2017
Charlene was born on November 12, 1938 in Eloy, Arizona, and passed away on November 7, 2017 after a long, courageous battle with Parkinson’s Disease.
Charlene was a floral designer who had a great eye for design. She was a gourmet cook who could be found every Sunday cooking for her family. She enjoyed all the holidays and made each one special. She loved to garden and sew. She was talented at knitting and crocheting; she made many items for her family and friends.
Proceeded in death by her parents, siblings and daughter Carmen Duppenthaler. Survived by her husband, John Camerota, Jr; son, Duane Camerota, daughter Dena (Jeff) Reindel, son-in-Law Jeff Duppenthaler. She will be dearly missed by her grandchildren, who called her Mema; Ben Reindel, Lyndsie Neely (James), Corinne Camerota, Nick Camerota, Carly Duppenthaler, Kyle Duppenthaler, and great-grandson, Kason Williams.
Contributions to her memory may be made to the American Parkinson’s Disease Assoc. 150 Nickerson St., #100 Seattle, WA 98109 or Franciscan Hospice Palliative Care via check to PO Box 1502 Tacoma, WA 98401.
Vigil Prayer Service will be held at St. Francis of Assisi Parish in Seahurst WA on Sunday, November 12 at 6:00pm. Burial service will be held at Washington Memorial Park on Tuesday, November 14 at 11am. View full obituary and guestbook at www.bonneywatson.com.
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