Charles M. Carangi
May 28, 1943 – April 24, 2017
Charles M. Carangi, age 73, of Newark, DE, passed away at his residence on Monday, April 24, 2017.
Born in Philadelphia on May 28, 1943, he was a son of the late Carmen and Lillian (Ciarrocchi) Carangi. A devout catholic, Charles was a longtime parishioner of Holy Family R.C. Church in Newark and a member of the Knights of Columbus.
After retiring as a store manager from Best Products, Charles became self employed. He had a passion for painting and collecting model trains. Above all else, he enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son-in-law, John Baird. Charles is survived by his loving wife of 46 years, Harriet (Ginsburg) Carangi; children, Charlean Baird and Christopher Carangi (Nicole) of Newark; brothers, Rocco Carangi (Irene) and Carmen Carangi (Patti) of Philadelphia; sisters, Maria Hahn (Martin) of Voorhees, NJ, Kathleen Savini (Carl) of West Chester, PA, and Anne Maria MacWilliams (Frank) of Voorhees, NJ; grandchildren, Brittany, Justin, and Aidan; and many loving nieces and nephews.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10:00 am until 11:00 am on Friday morning, April 28, 2017, at Holy Family R.C. Church, E. Chestnut Hill and Gender Roads, Newark, DE, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 11:00 am. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 200 Continental Drive, Ste. 101, Newark, DE 19713.