Charles Harvey "Chuck" Millspaugh
Charles Harvey “Chuck” Millspaugh, 83, of Mt. Pleasant died at his home on Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Jan. 19, at 11 a.m. at Prugh’s Chapel, Burlington. The Rev. Dean Graber will officiate.
Burial will be in Carman Cemetery, Carman, Ill.
The family will receive friends on Friday evening from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in Prugh’s Chapel. A memorial has been established in his memory.
Condolences may be left at www.prughfuneralservice.com
Born on Dec. 8, 1929, in Rome, he was the son of Charles W. and Gladys Johnston Millspaugh. He married Faye Alta Harris on Oct. 29, 1960, in Chamberlain, Ill. She preceded him in death.
He worked at IAAP as a custodian and retired after 38 years. He was a Cold War Patriot (workers who sacrificed their health in service to our country). He also farmed and worked on the production line at Heatilator where he retired for a second time. He enjoyed playing pitch with care-givers, car rides, eating at Deano’s and spending time outdoors in his track chair.
He was a member of the Rome and Lockridge Baptist Church
He is survived by one daughter, Mary Ellen (Mike) Holloway of Mt. Pleasant; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, two brothers and his parents.