Charles H Vandertang

Born in Rochester, NY on November 5, 1946

Departed on November 12, 2017 and resided in White House, TN

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Charles H. Vandertang, 71, of White House, died Sunday November 12, 2017 at Centennial Medical Center. Born Nov. 5, 1946 in Rochester, NY, Charles was the son of the late Peter J. and Helen L. (Maurer) Vandertang. He lived in NY state for most of his life and moved to Tennessee some 10 years ago. Charles was a graduate of Wor-Wic Technical Community College, Salisbury, MD and had worked at various jobs including owning and operating a home improvement business. He was a US Navy veteran of the Vietnam Era and was a member of VFW Post 4895 in Clarksville, TN. Charles enjoyed golfing, fishing and especially horse races in his leisure time. In addition to his parents, Charles was preceded in death by his sisters, Eunice Muniz and Dianne Cary. He is survived by his wife, Sue Vandertang; his daughter, Brenda Sue (Ed) Tyree; his step-son, Tim Hudgens; his grandsons, Brandon and Andrew Tyree; his sisters, Nancy (Doug) Jones and Helen (Bob) Fantauzzo; and several nieces and nephews, Carl Geer, Donna Sawyer, Pete Geer, Doug Jones,Tina Jones, Kelly Delvecchio, Jen Geer, Sheila Turner and David Leonard. Visitation will be held Thursday from 4-8 PM and Friday from 11:30 AM – 1 PM at Cole & Garrett Funeral Home, Goodlettsville. A Life Celebration Service will be held at 1 PM with burial to follow at White House Memorial Gardens.

13 Comments to Charles H Vandertang

  1. Helen Fantauzzo
    November 14, 2017 7:06 pm

    I will miss you big brother. Until we meet again. Love you

  2. Donna Sawyer
    November 14, 2017 7:25 pm

    You were such a great Uncle and friend to me my whole life! I wish we had a chance to say goodbye. I love you and will always cherish you. Donna

  3. Clip and Glenna Knapp
    November 14, 2017 8:58 pm

    So very sorry to hear about Charlie’s sudden passing
    His every present smile will be missed by everyone who knew him.

  4. Jennifer Geer
    November 15, 2017 2:15 pm

    RIP Uncle Charlie! my FAV uncle! full of love and life, gone too soon! u will NEVER be forgotten! till we meet again! <3 sending all my love to your family! <3

  5. Mike & Debbie Ferris
    November 15, 2017 2:33 pm

    We were so sorry to hear of Charlie’s passing, he was a wonderful guy and will truly be missed.
    Sue, our sincere sympathy to you and your family! RIP Charlie!

  6. Cathy garas
    November 15, 2017 4:28 pm

    Charlie I will miss that smile of yours you were a great guy

  7. Gerard Capamaggio
    November 15, 2017 5:39 pm

    So so sorry for Charlie’s passing. He was a wonderful person. He will be missed!!💔

  8. Norman and Debbie Shelton
    November 16, 2017 2:54 pm

    We will miss you sweet neighbor!!

  9. Roger Pask
    November 16, 2017 4:25 pm

    Roger & Peggy Pask

    Sue we are sorry to hear about Charlie, wish we lived closer. We’re glad we had many years together, Charlie will be missed. we hope the great memories will out weigh the sorrow. Till we meet again, RIP Charlie!
    Hope you will stay in touch Sue, our Love and prayers are with you.

  10. Sheila Turner
    November 16, 2017 7:22 pm

    You will be missed and always thought of dearly. I will miss you best Uncle ever!!

  11. Roxanne Scholand St. Pierre
    November 18, 2017 10:38 am

    What a beautiful video !! A part of my childhood has left me with Charlie’s passing.. The Scholand’s and Vandertangs were good friends. What wonderful memories I have of Chuck !
    My prayers are with you, Sue and his Daughter !! Rest in Peace my special friend..

  12. David Leonard
    November 18, 2017 6:30 pm

    My prayers go out to Brenda and Sue

  13. Vada Huguley
    November 22, 2017 12:18 pm

    So sorry for your loss. MY Prayers are with you.

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