CHARLES J., on Feb. 20, 2016. Dear son, brother, father, uncle, grandfather, veteran, friend and Philadelphia man through and through. Preceded in death by his parents Catherine (nee Brown) and Charles F. Ansel; his sister, Sr. Mary Jeanne Ansel, two sons John (Melissa), Robert, and grandson David. He is survived by his children M. Christine Claudius (Jack), Joan Pighini (Ernie), Richard (Marylou) James (Pam), 11 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Charles was adored by his nieces and nephews including; Thomas Noone (Clara), Mary Jeanne Noone, Patrick Noone, Aileen Kenny (Michael), Kevin Noone, and Kate Noone. Relatives and friends are invited to his Viewing Friday 9 A.M. in St. John Cantius Chapel, Thompson and Orthodox Sts. Funeral Mass begins 10 A.M. Int. Holy Sepulchre Cem.