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Charles F. Hostetler

April 22, 1934 - April 25, 2023

New Castle, IN

Charles F. Hostetler, age 89, of New Castle, died Tuesday, April 25, 2023.  He was born in rural Howard County (Indiana) on April 22, 1934 to Charles J. and Mary Etta (Little) Hostetler.

In 1970 Charlie graduated from the Indiana College of Mortuary Science, where he served as class president. As a funeral director he served families in Anderson, Daleville and Middletown. In 1975 he moved his family to New Castle and shortly thereafter became owner of Couden-Hostetler Funeral Home on South 14th St. -- retiring in 1999.  

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