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January 28, 2013

Charles H. Parliman

The Daily Star

---- — Charles H. Parliman

ONEONTA — Charles H. Parliman, 64, of Oneonta, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013, at the A.O. Fox Memorial Hospital, surrounded by his loving family.

Charlie was born on April 22, 1948, in Sidney, the son of the late Fredrick and Loretta (Monder) Parliman.

On June 10, 1989, Charlie married Karyl Buzie in Portlandville, and celebrated 23 years of marriage, always marking their anniversary with a beautiful bouquet of roses for Karyl.

He had a great love of country music, his favorites were legends like George Jones and Hank Williams. Charlie enjoyed a few hobbies in his spare time. He was a talented wood worker, especially crafting items like tables and stands. He also liked working in his garden and taking long walks around the park.

Charlie is survived by his loving wife, Karyl Parliman of Oneonta; his daughter, Joanna Parliman of Oneonta; his son, Michael Parliman of Nashville, Tenn.; and his grandson, Wyatt Roe.

He is also survived by his mother-in-law, Jean Buzie of Hartwick; his sisters-in-law, Donna Parliman of Port Crane, Cheryl Edwards of Springfield Center, Karen Buzie of Oneonta, and Carla Westcott of East Meredith; his brother-in-law, George Buzie of Otego; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Charlie was predeceased by his sister, Joan Parliman; his brothers, Fred “Sonny” Parliman and Richard Parliman; and his brother-in-law, Jeff Westcott.

Friends and family may call from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, at the Bookhout Funeral Home, 357 Main St., Oneonta, at which time the family will be in attendance. A funeral service will be at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, at the funeral home, with the Rev. Mel Farmer, officiating.

Interment will be in the spring in the Oneonta Plains Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Charlie’s memory to the Susquehanna SPCA, 4841 State Highway 28, Cooperstown, NY 13326.

To light a candle or to send an online condolence to the family, please visit the website

Arrangements are by the Bookhout Funeral Home, Oneonta.