Obituary of Charles D. Mansfield
Charles D. Mansfield, age 70, of Hudson, passed away on March 28, 2020, at Michigan Medicine. He was born on October 10, 1949, in Adrian, to Frances and Carol (Briggs) Mansfield. On August 12, 1972, in East Detroit, he married Audrey Caughell and she survives.
Chuck owned and operated the Posy Shop in Hudson for over 40 years, prior to selling it to Mary Beth Cottington, but refused to retire. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Hudson, Michigan Floral Association, Lions Club, Sons of the American Legion, Adrian Elks #43, Adrian Kiwanis, and the Knights of Columbus Council # 3221. Charles thoroughly enjoyed being outside, whether it was fishing, Morel hunting, or gardening at his home. He also enjoyed traveling with his family.
In addition to his wife Audrey, he is survived by his four children, Stuart (Cassandra) Mansfield of Hudson, Joel Mansfield of Cassopolis, Alec (Emily) Mansfield of Hudson, and Patrick Mansfield of Owosso; four grandchildren, Barron, Rowen, Clara, and Declan; three brothers, David (Liz) Mansfield of Dewitt, Steven Mansfield of Asheville, NC, and Bruce (Vicki) Mansfield of Troy; two dogs, Tucker and Luna; and two cats, Nick and Nora. He was preceded in death by his parents.
According to Charles wishes, cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held on Thursday, June 25, 2020, from 3-8 p.m. at Eagle-Marry Funeral Home in Hudson. A Memorial Mass will be held on Friday, June 26, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Hudson with Fr. Todd Koenigsknecht as celebrant.
Memorial contributions in honor of Charles can be made to C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital or to the American Kidney Foundation. Friends can share memories and words of comfort with the family online at www.eaglemarryfuneralhomecom.