Obituary of Charles Alsheimer Charles J. Alsheimer, 70, of Avoca, New York, passed away Saturday, December 30, 2017, at Arnot Ogden Medical Center in Elmira. Charlie was born in Bath, New York, on May 1, 1947, the son of the late Charles H. and Eleanor (Rose) Alsheimer. On April 22, 1972,...
It is with heavy hearts and deep sadness that we report the sudden passing of longtime Deer & Deer Hunting Senior Field Editor Charles J. Alsheimer of Bath, N.Y. He was 70. Charlie was not only our longest-tenured contributor (since 1979), he was a very dear friend to everyone on our...
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