January 17, 1922 to November 25, 2007
Charles passed away peacefully at Listowel Memorial Hospital on Sunday, November 25, 2007. He resided in Listowel and was born 85 years ago in North Easthope Township, a son of the late Walter and Florence (Cockwell) Sage. Charles was an avid Montreal Canadian fan. He was the beloved husband of the late Marie Sage who predeceased him in 1999; the loving father of Evon and Don Cochrane of Ethel and Ron and fiance Sharon of Listowel; the special grandpa of Rob, Steve, Mandy and friend Calvin, Adam and friend Samantha, Alisha, Alexis, Allanis; and great grandpa of Tyler, Kyle, Brayden and McKenna. Charles will also be remembered by many nieces and nephews and the Hartman family. He was predeceased by his son George, daughter-in-law Carolyn, grand-daughter Jowell, his sister in infancy and half-brother Skip Sage. Charles family invites relatives and friends to share their memories at the Brenneman Funeral Home 141 John Street, Atwood, on Tuesday November 27, 2007 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday November 28 at 11:00 a.m. with Sandra Cable officiating. Interment in Greenwood Cemetery, Milverton. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to a charity of choice would be appreciated by the family and can be arranged by calling the funeral home at 519-356-2382 or returning to the Current Funerals page and selecting the Make Donation button.