Charles E. (Chuck) Hootman
Charles E. (Chuck) Hootman, 82 Washington, died Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, at the Parkview Manor in Wellman.
Services will be held at a later date. A memorial fund has been established for the HCI Hospice of Mt. Pleasant.
He was born May 26, 1931, in Fairfield, and was the son of Fred and Eva (Philips) Hootman. He attended Fairfield High School and joined the National Guard. He married Betty DeWolf on Sept. 9, 1950. In 1957 he joined the US Air Force as a communications repairman and served in Vietnam. He retired from the US Air Force in 1979 at the rank of Staff Sargent. He enjoyed electronics and gardening.
Survivors include his wife; two sons, Michael (Nui Ordongard)Hootman of Seattle, Wash. and Jeff Hootman of Iowa City; one brother, James (Cathy) Hootman of Harrisburg, S.D.; and four sisters, Delores Ford of Mt. Pleasant, Dixie (Keith) Myers of Fairfield, Peggy (Bob) Hoover of Edwards, Mo., and Karen (Homer) Iseman of Lebanon, Mo.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Bill and Bob Hootman.