COOPERSTOWN – Mrs. Charlene Burnette (Charlene B. Connell) Callahan, of Montrose, Pa., passed away in bed at her home in Panama City, Fla., on June 20, 2018, at age 85.
She was born Sept. 6, 1932, in Sayre, Pa., to the late Eunice G. Hopler Connell and Rev. Fred’rick W. Connell. He was pastor at Cooperstown Methodist Church in 1940-46, while she was growing up. Her brother George L. Connell purchased what is now the Connell, Dow & Deysenroth Funeral Home in 1970, and continue with the firm until his passing in 1998.