Charles Schubert

Obituary of Charles E. Schubert

Charles E. Schubert. 90, of Baldwinsville. NY, passed away peacefully on Monday August 1, 2022 at Francis House in Syracuse. He was born in Easton, PA and was a 1950 graduate of Bethlehem High School, Bethlehem, PA and received a BS degree in Industrial Engineering in 1955 from Lehigh University He lived in the Syracuse area since 1958 after becoming a Manufacturing Engineer at Carrier Corp and retired in 1987 from Carrier in Syracuse. In retirement, he had a successful business as a piano and player piano technician and tuner, fondly known as "Charlie the Tuner". He was head piano technician for many years at Tringali Piano and Organ Co. and Martin's Pianos in Syracuse. He was the piano technician for the Syracuse University Drama Department and Syracuse Stage for 14 years until 2001 He was Director of Maintenance and Restoration for The Empire State Theater and Musical Instruments Museum at the New York State Fair, Syracuse, NY. From 1966 until 1997 and became an Honorary Lifetime Member of the museum. In 1967, he oversaw the moving, restoring, and installing of the Wurlitzer Theater organ from the RKO Keith's Theater Syracuse to the current home at the NY State Fairgrounds. He was a member of St. Mark's Lutheran Church Baldwinsville, NY since moving to Baldwinsville in 1971. He was predeceased in 2006 by his wife of 48 years, Vera Dungan Schubert. Survivors His son David (Cara) Schubert of Phoenix, NY; his daughter Judy (Tim) Farrelly of Baldwinsville; grandchildren, Lucas (Angelina Roher) and Shannon Farrelly; Madeline and Allison Schubert and great-granddaughter Sophia Farrelly. Calling hours will be held Thursday, August 4, from 4-7pm at Falardeau Funeral Home, 93 Downer St., Baldwinsville, NY. Services and Interment will happen at a later date under the direction of Ashton Funeral Home and Northampton Memorial Shrine, Easton PA. In lieu of flowers you may choose to contribute in Charles' name to: St. Mark's Lutheran Church, 2840 Cold Springs Road, Baldwinsville, NY 13027 Francis House 108 Michaels Ave, Syracuse, NY 13208
Thursday
4
August

Visitation at Funeral Home

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thursday, August 4, 2022
Falardeau Funeral Home, Inc.
93 Downer Street
Baldwinsville, New York, United States
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