Dr. Charles W. Hamm, 79, of Carmel, Indiana, passed away Saturday, 11 April 2015.
Charlie was born 8 Sept. 1935 in Pomeroy, Ohio, to the late Walter and Lena Hamm. He was a graduate of the National Autonomous University of Mexico. He served his internship and residency at Riley Hospital for Children. Charlie was a pediatrician in Indianapolis for 23 years, retiring in 1999.
Following retirement, he served as a consultant for Indiana School for the Blind, Indiana School for the Deaf and Marion County Juvenile Center. Charlie was a member of the Concentric Research Team at the time of his death. He was also a member and officer in the United States Power Squadron and Hoosier Sail & Power Squadron for boating safety.
Charlie is survived by his wife, Nedra; daughters, Stefanie (husband Greg) Hoffman and Rebecca (husband Rick) Harden; step-children, David (wife Linda) Vecera, Tina Vecera and Grant (wife Laura) Vecera; grandchildren, Ann Bean, Maya Hoffman, Maggie Hoffman, Maria Vecera, Chris Harden and Audrey Harden Mearhoff; sister Betty (husband Ray) Johnson of Deland, Florida; and brother Michael Hamm of Pomeroy, Ohio.
Memorial contributions may be made to Unity Church of Indianapolis 907 N. Delaware St., Indianapolis, IN 46202. The family wishes to thank the doctors and staff at St. Vincent Hospice for their excellent care and compassion.
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