Charles (Charlie) Hammond, 80,of Huntington, IN; passed away at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 29, 2013 at Markle Health and Rehabilitation, Markle, IN. Mr. Hammond was born April 27, 1933, in Huntington, IN, to Paul D. and Mary Gephart Hammond. His parents preceded him in death. Mr. Hammond married Deloris Brickley on November 26, 1953 in Huntington, IN. She survives in Huntington, IN. Mr. Hammond graduated from Huntington Catholic High School in 1951. He was the owner of Parcel Parts and he previously worked for Hunckler Products for 23 years. Mr. Hammond also served in the U.S. Army. Mr. Hammond was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, Huntington, IN and was also a member of the American Legion Post 85, Knights of Columbus, Industrial Management Club, Huntington Girls Softball League and Meals on Wheels. Along with his wife, Deloris, Mr. Hammond is survived by 8 daughters; Ann (Gary) Beck, Granger, IN; Catherine (Scott) Kovener, Crothersville, IN; Rhonda (Mark) Overholser, Huntington, IN; Carrie Bannister, Huntington, IN; Teresa (Mel) Fruit, Huntington, IN; Paula (Mike) Dillon, Fort Wayne, IN; Carla (Jody) Selvage, Huntington, IN; and Barbara (Rod) Osborne, Fort Wayne, IN. Mr. Hammond is also survived by one sister, Patricia A. (Bob) Fox, Huntington, IN; 14 grandchildren, 4 step grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Thomas Hammond, and Paul E. Hammond; and one sister, Mary Elizabeth Westendorf. Calling hours will be 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson St., Huntington, IN 46750. A recitation of the Rosary will be prior to visitation at 3:30 p.m. at McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home. Additional calling will be held at McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, Wednesday July 3, 2013, one hour prior to the Mass of Christian Burial held at 11:00 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, 903 N. Jefferson Street, Huntington, IN with Father John Pfister officiating. Burial at Mt. Calvary Cemetery will be at a later date. In lieu of flowers, preferred memorials are to St. Mary Catholic Church, the Alzheimer’s Society, or Cancer Services for Huntington County in care of McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson St., Huntington, IN 46750. McElhaney- Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson St., Huntington, IN is in charge of arrangements.