Charles C. Shelleman

May 28, 1991

Charles C. Shelleman, 76, a retired mechanical superintendent for the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, died of cancer Sunday at Stella Maris Hospice.

A funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. tomorrow at Epiphany Lutheran Church, 4301 Raspe Ave. Burial will be in Parkwood Cemetery.

Mr. Shelleman, of the 4300 block of Glenmore Ave., worked 44 years for the B&O and for the old Western Maryland Railway. He retired in 1974.

He was a member of the Rabo Club, for B&O retirees.

Born in Hanover, Pa., he grew up in Hagerstown. He moved to Baltimore about 1940.

He was an active member of Epiphany Lutheran Church and, in retirement, was a volunteer with the World Trade Center and the Salvation Army.

Mr. Shelleman belonged to Boumi Temple, the Hamilton Shrine, Millington Blue Lodge and other Masonic organizations.

He married the former May Hyde in 1934. She died in 1968.

Survivors include his wife of 18 years, the former Ruth "Dottie" Moats; two sons, Charles C. Shelleman Jr. of Arlington, Va., and Ronald P. Shelleman of Syracuse, N.Y.; two brothers, Roger and Melvin Shelleman, both of Hagerstown; and two granddaughters.

The family suggests contributions to the new organ fund of Epiphany Lutheran Church.

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