MOUNT STERLING — Charles Patrick Middendorf Sr. was born April 4, 1937 in Boyers, Penn.

He is the son of the late Charles H. and Rose Fitzpatrick Middendorf.

He is survived by his wife, Karen; a daughter, Terry Rhodes (Sherwood Daniel) of Winchester. In addition to his wife and children, he is survived by his grandchildren, Jason Rhodes, Carrie Merritt (Jeremy), Joey Rhodes (Kristina), Beth Huff (Matt), Mason Middendorf (Morgan), Todd Crosby, Sarah Ayers (Doug) and Cameron Evans; his great-grandchildren, Lane, Emelia, Charleigh, Connor, Lincoln, Jocelyn, Caleb, Finn, Jett, Cooper, Cadence, Emerson, Holden and Levi; a brother-in-law, James Peffer; several nieces and nephews, great-nieces and nephews; cousins; aunts; and special friends, Dan Rhodes and Jewell Middendorf; and his beloved puppy, Abby Rose.

He was preceded in death by his oldest son, Charles Patrick Middendorf Jr.; his sister, Susan Peffer; and his parents.

Services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Herald and Stewart Home for Funerals.

Burial will be Tuesday at 9 a.m. at Camp Nelson National Cemetery.

Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Contributions are suggest to Hospice of the Bluegrass.