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Charlotte R Sentz

Charlotte R Sentz

Jan 13th, 2013


Charlotte Romaine (Bowers) Sentz, 84, formerly of Littlestown, passed away peacefully Sunday, Jan. 13, at The Brethren Home, New Oxford. Born October 31, 1928 in Carroll County, MD, she was the youngest child of the late Maurice D. & Martha C. (Myers) Bowers. Charlotte attended grade school in Black's Corner, near Taneytown, MD and graduated from Taneytown High School in 1945. After graduation, she worked for the Social Security Office in Baltimore, MD and later for the Cambridge Rubber Co., Taneytown. Over the years, she was a homemaker and mother to five children as well as a baby sitter to others. She later worked at Schottie's Restaurant, Littlestown and upon retiring she worked part-time for Schmuck Lumber Co, Hanover. Charlotte loved to cook and care for her family and friends, care for her flowers and her previous cats and dogs. She was a life long member of Piney Creek Church of the Brethren where she attended Sunday School, held various offices, Women's Fellowship and taught Sunday School. She was a kind and loving person to her family and friends.
Charlotte is survived by her husband, Harold R. "Dick" Sentz of 65 years years of marriage; 3 daughters: Linda F. Steck of Chambersburg; Martha K. Beverage & husband, Larry of Denver, PA ; Amy E. Forbes & husband, Mike of Hanover; 2 sons: Baron R. Sentz & wife, Luanne of Littlestown and Jonathan D. Sentz & wife, Sylvia of Shrewsbury; 9 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; 2 step grandchildren and 3 step great grandchildren; a sister, Mary Bair of Lebanon Valley Brethren Home, Lebanon and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by 4 sisters: Alice Wolfe, Margie Boyd, Elva Miller and Janet Bowers; a brother David Bowers and son-in-law, Gary Lee Steck.
Funeral Service is Thurs., Jan. 17, at 11 A.M. at Piney Creek Church of the Brethren, Taneytown, with her minister, The Rev. Stan T. Diehl officiating. Viewings are Wed., Jan 16, 6 - 8 P.M. at Little's Funeral Home, Littlestown and one hour prior to service time Thurs at the church. Interment is in the church cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Charlotte's name may be sent to her church at 4699 Teeter Rd., Taneytown, MD 21787 OR Adams County SPCA, 11 Goldenville Rd., Gettysburg, PA 17325. Online condolences may shared on

Linda (Reed) Eline
Feb 4th, 2013 4:50 pm
Mrs. Sentz was a beautiful person inside and out. I had a lot of good times at her house where as Marty's friend, I knew that I was always welcome. May memories of her undying love sustain you as you release her spirit into Heaven.
Jean Tvrdy
Jan 20th, 2013 2:09 pm
Dick, Linda, Baron, Marty, Amy & Jon I send my deepest sympathy and prayers to you and you families at this trying time. May she rest in peace and may you all find comfort in remembering all the wonderful times you spent with her.
Judy Clark
Jan 16th, 2013 5:41 pm
You're all in my heart and prayers. I have a lot of wonderful memories of all of you.
John Mort
Jan 16th, 2013 11:03 am
To Dick and Families,

I take Comfort in Knowing Heaven Has Gained a Gentle Kind Hearted Soul. We Have a New Angel Above Us. Charlotte has touched many lives over the years in her life time and she will be deeply missed in many ways by everyone. May God Bless and Comfort all of your Families in this time of sorrow.

Sincerely John Mort
Vanessa and Denny Frock
Jan 15th, 2013 9:12 pm
Amy and Family, We are so very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Vanessa and Denny
Bob and Roxane Weaver
Jan 15th, 2013 1:01 pm
To: Baron, Luann, Jon, Sylvia and family,
We wish to offer our deepest sympathy in the loss of your mother. Find comfort in knowing this is only a temporary parting and we will all be together when our journey ends here on earth. Remember the good times and god bless.
Love always,
Bob & Roxane
Craig & Joanne Minnich
Jan 15th, 2013 9:47 am
To Dick, Linda, Jon, Baron, Marty, Amy and all your families we extend our deepest sympathy at the loss of your beloved spouse and mother, Charlotte. Our prayers will be with you and your mother at this sorrowful time.
Remember that she is in a much better place this day with our Lord, God.
Mary and Ron Schagrin
Jan 14th, 2013 6:29 pm
Dear family,
Our prayers are with Aunt Charlotte and all of you. She will always be remembered for her loving and caring ways. Her family was very blessed to share so many good years together. We hope that she is reunited in heaven with her sisters, brother, and other loved ones. Please know that we will be thinking of you at all times. With love, Mary Kay, Ron, and Family
Ronn Gladhill
Jan 14th, 2013 4:43 pm
To Dick, Linda,Marty,Amy, Jon and Baron. I send my deepest sympathy to you and your families. Charlotte was a kind and gentle person. I loved being around her and her smile was infectious. May she rest in peace.

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