Charles J. Scarpechi, 78, of Penn Yan passed away Saturday, March 11, 2017 at Unity Hospital.

Calling hours will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Friday, March 17 followed by a memorial service at 3 p.m., all at the Church of the Latter Day Saints.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Humane Society of Yates County.

Charles was born Jan. 6, 1939. He retired from the U.S. Post Office after 36 years of service. He was a member of SCOPE and the Church of the Latter Day Saints.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Helen; two sons, Vincent Scarpechi of Penn Yan and Alexander Scarpechi of Fort Lauderdale Fla.; one daughter, Stepanie Scarpechi of Madeira Beach Fla.; and his cat, Charlie.

Friends may sign the guest book at weldonfuneralhome.com.