Charles E. Greenhalgh.
Mr. Greenhalgh was a jeweler and co-owner of Carlson & Greenhalgh Jewlers in Worcester for 37 years before retiring in 1987.
Mr. Greenhalgh was born May 16, 1915 in Concord, MA the son of the late Charles E. and Bathia (McKenzie) Greenhalgh, Sr. He attended Uxbridge schools and later attended the Rhode Island School of Design in Providence where he studied jewelry design.
A prisoner of war in Germany, Mr. Greenhalgh served in the United States Army during World War II in the European Theatre. He was a Technical Sargeant and received the Purple Heart. Mr. Greenhalgh was a member of Solomon's Temple Lodge AF & AM in Uxbridge and was a 32nd degree Mason in the Scottish Rite. Mr. and Mrs. Greenhalgh observed their 67th wedding anniversary on August 24, 2006.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Greenhalgh is survived by a brother, Raymond J. Greenhalgh of Warwick, RI and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, August 22, 2007 at 12 noon in the BUMA FUNERAL HOME, 101 North Main Street (Rte. 122), Uxbridge, MA 01569. Interment will follow at the Prospect Hill Cemetery, Mendon Street, Uxbridge. Visiting hours will be on Wednesday, August 22, 2007 from 10:30 AM - 12 noon in funeral home.
Memorials in Mr. Greenhalgh's memory may be made to The Jimmy Fund, One Harvard Street, Brookline, MA 02146-9795 or to the Uxbridge Firefighters Association, 25 South Main Street, Uxbridge, MA 01569.