Charles Conrad Miltenberger, age 97, a longtime Greene County resident, died on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at the Samuel S. Stratton Albany VA Medical Center. He was born on August 4, 1922 in Hempstead, NY and was the son of the late George and Marie (Terry) Miltenberger. Charles was a graduate of Hempstead High School. He enlisted in the US Army in October 1940, served with the Company B 802nd Battalion and was honorably discharged in June 1945 as Sergeant. He received the American Defense Service Medal, the European-African-Middle Eastern Service Medal, Good Conduct Medal and was awarded a Purple Heart. He married the love of his life, Muriel A. Coyle on July 5, 1942 and together they raised their loving family in West Hempstead, NY. During that time, Charles worked in the insurance industry and upon his move to Greene County, he worked at Mt. Top Agency in Windham NY until his retirement.
Charles enjoyed golfing, woodworking and gardening.
He is survived by his loving children, Carolyn (the late John) Ranlet, Janet (Walter) Sonntag and daughter-in-law Carol Miltenberger; his 7 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, step-granddaughter and 3 step great-grandchildren.
Along with his parents and beloved wife, Charles was predeceased by his son, Charles G. Miltenberger.
Funeral will be held private and Charles will rest with Muriel at the Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery in Schuylerville, NY.
Arrangements are entrusted to Townley & Wheeler Funeral Home, 21 Midline Road, Ballston Lake, and they encourage you to view and leave messages on Charles’ Book of Memories at www.TownleyWheelerFH.com