Author Charles "Ted" Brusaw has passed

We are very saddened to hear of the passing of one of our authors, Charles “Ted” Brusaw. ┬áHe was the author of the Civil War novel The Roar of Battle, and an upcoming young adult novel about Benedict Arnold entitled Perlious Journey. Following is Ted’s obituary:

trob_fcBRUSAW, Charles “Ted” Of Huber Heights, passed away on Friday, August 7, 2015. Ted was born in Hamilton, OH on October 2, 1931. He graduated from Clarksburg High School (Clarksburg, IN) and served in the Air Force for four years. Ted graduated from Miami University (Oxford, OH) and retired from NCR (Dayton, OH) in 1986. He was the co-author on many text books and had three novels published. He was a member of the Dayton Elks Lodge #58 for over 20 years. Ted is survived by his wife of 60 years, Barbara and two sons, Steven (Chris) Brusaw of Miamisburg, OH and Scott (Julie) Brusaw of Sandpoint, ID. He leaves four grandchildren, Amy, John, Steven and Shawn Brusaw; also special friends, Carl and Mary Lewis. Viewing will be held at the Marker & Heller Funeral Home, Huber Heights Chapel, 5844 Old Troy Pike the evening of Tuesday, August 11, 2015 from 6-8 PM. Services will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday, August 12, 2015 at 10:00 AM. Interment will be at Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. If desired, memorial contributions may be made to the Elks Lodge #58 or The Hospice of Dayton in Ted’s memory. – See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/dayton/obituary.aspx?page=lifestory&pid=175465381#sthash.stUFmuUF.dpuf