WINCHENDON - Charles C. Joslin, 91, of 97 Pearl Street, died peacefully Saturday afternoon, April 29, 2017 in Baldwinville Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Baldwinville, after a period of declining health.
He was born in Newport, NH on October 4, 1925, son of the late Charles L. and Elsie (Flint) Joslin and had lived in Winchendon since 1946.
Charlie was a forestry worker for George C. Beals Tree Farm Trust for many years until his retirement. He was a member of the United Parish Church in Winchendon for 62 years and sang in its choir for many of those years, He had been a member of the Conservation Committee in Winchendon and the former Street Tree Committee. Charlie was also a member of the former Pomona Grange.
He leaves his wife of 57 years, Jean C. (Perkins) Joslin; two sons, James C. Joslin and John W. Joslin, both of Winchendon; a sister Janet Chin of Burlington, MA and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a son, Bruce Joslin, who died as an infant, and four sisters, Esther L. Copp, Ruth Pilotte, Joyce Johonett and Ella Ziter.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 3 P.M. in Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon.
A calling hour will precede the funeral Tuesday from 2 to 3 P.M.
Memorial donations may be made to United Parish, 39 Front Street, Winchendon, MA 01475.