unknown - November 8, 2013
Charles “Cha Cha” German, 76, of Manlius, passed away on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. He worked for Smith Corona, Continental Can and then retired from F-M School District where he was a custodian. Cha Cha enjoyed to hunt. He was a member of the Manlius Fire Department for 52 years and was always seen in the antique fire truck during the parades. Cha Cha served in the Air Force as well as the National Guard. He was predeceased by his parents Charles Sr. and Reva as well as his sister Sally Jaquith.
Survivors: his sister Pat German of Manlius; a step-brother Roland Phillips of Florida as well as his nieces and nephews Billy, Amy, Billy Jr., Brittany, Brandan and Breanna Jaquith.
Family and friends may call from 4:00 to 7:00pm on Tuesday at Newell-Fay Manlius Chapel. A service will be held at 11:00 am Wednesday at the funeral home, 8171 Cazenovia Road (Rt. 92), Manlius. Burial will follow at Manlius Village Cemetery.
Contributions: Manlius Fire Department 4 Stickley Drive, Manlius, NY 13104. For a guest book, directions and florists, please visit: scheppfamily.com.