Charlene Stermer Parrow\nHorseheads, NY\n\nPassed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 surrounded by her family at the age 94. She is predeceased by her husband Wallace Frank Parrow; parents Charles Stermer and Marion Bradt Stermer; children John Wallace Parrow and Penny Parrow Turner; siblings Jay Stermer, Jolina Stermer Klesa, Helen Stermer Frazer, Charles Stermer Jr, and Nelson Stermer; son-in-laws Malcolm "Bud" Turner and Leonardo Masciole, and grandson Marc Bailey. \n\nShe is survived by her children, daughter Pamela Parrow Masciole, of Horseheads, NY; Christopher (Darlene) Parrow of Wilmington, NC, and Deborah (Joseph) Parrow Horsey of Elmira Heights, NY. She is also survived by her sister, Esther (Thomas) Stermer Margeit of Horseheads, NY; grandchildren Michael (Alice) Bailey, Jaime (Jack) Lynn Bailey Mullen, Rob Bailey, Donovan Davis, Wallace (Audriana) Davis, Brandon (MaryBrooks) Parrow, Jason (Angela) Parrow, Steve Turner, Joey Coolbaugh, and Quinton Parrow; sister-in-law Linda Stermer; cousin Beamary Bradt Prettyman, as well as 12 great-grandchildren, 9 great-great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, extend family members and friends. \n\nCharlene graduated from Southside High School in 1945, and worked as a meat wrapper at the old Horseheads SuperDuper for 14 years. In her retirement, she split her time between New York, North Carolina, and Florida. She was also a prominent member of the Central Christian Church in Elmira, New York and volunteered as a driver to take people to run errands and doctor's appointments. She also loved shopping, going for car rides, doing word searches, watching game shows, and playing online Bingo.\n\nThe family will welcome relatives and friends to Sullivan's Funeral Home at 365 E. Franklin St. at Rt. 13, Horseheads, NY on Wednesday, May 25, 2022 from 11AM-1PM with her Memorial Service to follow. Charlene will laid to rest with her husband at Woodlawn National Cemetery immediately following.