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POLVINO, Charles James
POLVINO - Charles James Major, U.S. Army, Ret. Age 75, of Stone Mountain, GA, formerly of Fredonia, NY, died Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at the DeKalb Medical Center in Lithonia, GA. Father of Sean Polvino (Siobhan Ford) of Watertown, MA; brother of James C. Polvino of Fredonia, NY; uncle of Lynne Polvino of Queens, NY and Laura Polvino-Alamprese of Westborough, MA and their families; former husband of the late Electra L. (nee Lagumis) Polvino. Calls may be made from 6-8 PM on Friday, December 9, 2016 at the LARSON-TIMKO FUNERAL HOME, 20 Central Avenue, Fredonia, NY. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Holy Trinity Church, 1032 Central Avenue, Dunkirk on Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 11 AM. (Please assemble at church). Charles was a graduate from Fredonia High School, and earned a Bachelor's Degree from SUNY Fredonia. A U.S. Army veteran, he attained the rank of Major. Charles served in the U.S. Army from 1965-1985, including a tour of duty in Vietnam. For the past 30 years, Charles lived in Stone Mountain, GA, where he taught at Miller Grove Middle School in Decatur, GA. Heartfelt thanks to Karina Richardson for her care and kindness over the past four years. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Charles's memory may be made to the American Cancer Society.