Charles Husted Pomeroy, III (Chuck) was born in Burbank California to Flora May Fox Pomeroy and Charles Housted Pomeroy, Jr on July 31, 1933.
He was the youngest of their four children: Flora May Pomeroy Hanger;
Mildred Margaret Pomeroy Deen; and Carolyn Pomeroy (died in infancy).
Chuck attended Burbank High School and participated in track and
football. He graduated in 1952. After high school he served in the
Army and, after training at Camp San Luis Obispo, was stationed in
Germany - USAEUR, 7774th Signal Battalion, Hammonds Barracks,
He came home to work at Lockheed in Burbank, California,
where he met Nancy Jane "Nan" Davis. They were married in Las Vegas
Nevada on April 6, 1957. They had three children: Charles Husted Pomeroy
IV, Vance Davis Pomeroy, and Margaret Marie Pomeroy.
Chuck and Nan
celebrated forty years of marriage together until her passing in 1998.
Chuck worked for Standard Oil/Chevron for most of his working years as
an Assistant Manager and Manager of stations in the San Fernando Valley
before purchasing a franchise of his own.
He spent his free time
working on his Packards and muscle cars. Charles H. Pomeroy, III passed
away on December 7, 2015 at Providence St. Joseph Hospital in Burbank
A memorial service will be held on December 19, 2015 at Valley
Funeral Home in Burbank, CA. His remains will be laid to rest at Grand
View Memorial Park in Glendale, California, with his wife, parents,
grandparents and great-grandparents. He is survived by his three
children and five grandchildren.