Charles "CJ" James Shoemaker
1933 — 2022
Charles James "CJ" Shoemaker, 88, passed away on Friday, July 15, 2022. CJ was born in Maryland the only child of Charles and Ethel Shoemaker. He graduated from West Virginia University and retired as a Technology Transfer Officer after a career with NASA. CJ married Ruth Pace (nee Gardner) on August 1, 1969 and together they were parents to their three children son, Robert and daughters, Linda and Cindy. Preceded in death by his parents and son; CJ leaves to cherish his memory, beloved wife of almost 53 years, Ruth; daughters, Dr. Linda Schneider and Cindy Brown; grandchildren, Daria Akers (Joe), Elizabeth Merritt (Chad), Nigel Schneider, John Pace, Mark Pace, Jaron Farassat (Lindsay),...