Franklin, NJ: Charles B. “THOR” Selden, 53 years old, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, July 24, 2020 surrounded by his loving family. Born to Paul and Margery Selden in Naperville, IL, he had lived in Maplewood, NJ before moving to Franklin, NJ in 1999.
Thor was a graduate of Upsala College and worked as the Senior Marketing Consultant for Clear Channel Communications in Franklin for 12 years where he also created and voiced many of the commercials on the radio and then co-owned and operated the Sigar Tobacco Store in Newfoundland, NJ. Thor was a very involved father and parent, he managed, coached and announced for the Wallkill Valley Little League, coached and announced for the Wallkill Valley Youth Football League and announced for the New Jersey Stags Football team. Thor was also a reliable volunteer for all the sports leagues he was involved with and his presence at the fields will be greatly missed.
Thor is predeceased by his father, Paul Selden and is the beloved husband of Cheryl Selden(nee Beyer) of Franklin, NJ. Devoted father of Thor Selden at home, USN MM3 Gunnar Selden and his wife, Lindsey of San Diego, CA, Magnus, Leif and Haakon Selden all at home. Cherished son of Margery Selden of Portage, MI. dear brother of Paul Selden of Portage, MI, Margery Johnson of Denver, CO and Hal Selden of Aurora, CO.
Private cremation services by F. John Ramsey Funeral Home, One Main Street, Franklin, NJ. Memorial visitation and services to be planned for a later date. Memorial gifts to the American Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated.