On February 4, 2004, CHARLES W. SPRINKLE, SR.; beloved husband of the late Marie E. Sprinkle (nee Elder); devoted father of Robert L. Sprinkle and the late Charles W. Sprinkle, Jr.; dear brother of the late Edward L. Sprinkle. Also survived by four grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. A funeral service will be held at the Connelly Funeral Home of Essex, 300 Mace Avenue, on Monday at 10 A.M. Visiting hours Sunday, 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. Interment Meadowridge Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 145447, Cincinnati, Ohio 41250.