Charles P “Bud” Gimpel of Chalfont passed away Thursday, June 6, 2019 at home. He was 86.
Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Charles A. and Elizabeth (Matusko) Gimpel.
Bud was the loving husband of the late Patricia (Friel) Gimpel for 55 years, and father of six children: Patricia Gagliardi, Joseph Gimpel (Marian), Thomas Gimpel (Veronica), William Gimpel (Lisa), Charles Gimpel (Donna), and James Gimpel (Diane).
He is also survived by 13 grandchildren and two brothers, Jim and Jack Gimpel.
Bud was a U.S. Air Force Korean War Veteran, a member of St. Jude Church, a talented artist, and he worked for AT&T and Bell of PA for over 30 years before retiring in 1995. He will be missed by all who knew him.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his viewings from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday Evening, June 10 at Scanlin Funeral Home, 175 East Butler Ave., Chalfont and 9:30 AM Tuesday, June 11 at St. Jude Church, 321 West Butler Ave.,Chalfont until his Funeral Mass at 11am. Interment will follow at St. John Neumann Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to The American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 15829, Arlington, VA 22215.