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Obituaries

February 28, 2014

Charles ‘Chuck’ L. Elliott

Charles

‘Chuck’ L. Elliott

March 19, 1928-Feb. 27, 2014

WAUKESHA, Wis. — Chuck L. Elliott passed away peacefully at his home Thursday at the age of 85 years.

Chuck was born in Goshen, Ind. on March 19, 1928, the son of Bruce and Alva Elliott.

He married Doris Schoenike July 5, 1980.

In Chuck’s younger years, he was a produce manager at the Kroger Store in Goshen and later he worked as a truck driver for the Johnson Controls company for 13 years and the Anderson Bowling Company.

He was a member of the Fox River Christian Church. He enjoyed fishing and was an avid wood worker, making all kinds of furniture, doll houses and rocking horses. Most of all Chuck loved to be with his family.

Chuck will be sadly missed by his wife of 33 years, Doris; his son, Steve (Linda) Elliott; and his stepchildren, Cindi (John) George, Thomas (Anna) Dittmann, Timothy Dittmann, James (Ame) Dittmann, Candi (Wendell) Derrick and Sandy (Dan) Bucko. He is also survived by 12 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Chuck is preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Susan; a sister; and five brothers.

Visitation for Chuck will be from 1 p.m. until the 4 p.m. funeral service Monday at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. The Rev. John Mundt will officiate.

Burial will take place privately at Prairie Home Cemetery.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For further information, call 262-542-6609. For directions, an online obituary or to leave a condolence, visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com.

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