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General Information

Full Name Charles Leonard "Chuck" Connell
Date of Birth
Wednesday, July 13th, 1932
Date of Death
Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
Place of Death
Tucson, AZ

Service Information

When
Friday, June 22nd, 2018 11:00am
Officiating
Ralph Teagarten
Location
Southern AZ Veterans Memorial Cemetery - Marana
Address
15950 North Luckett Road
Marana, AZ
85653
Service Extra Info
Charles Connell, 85, of Tucson, Arizona, passed away May 15, 2018. He was born in Texas to Allen and Myrtle. He was a graduate from high school in Oklahoma. He joined the U.S. Army 45th Division, 245 Tank Battalion and served in Korea from 1951-1952 and was honorably discharged. After moving to Pekin, IL, he married Linda Lakin. They had four children and lost an infant son before her death in 1969. He later married Karen Bogner Lock of Henry, IL, adding her son Gary to his family. Chuck worked for Equifax as Pekin Office Manager for 19 years. He moved to California and was employed by Lusky Brothers Advertising. He and Karen retired in Tucson in 1992. Chuck is survived by his wife, Karen of 47 years, four children, eight grandchildren and great grandchildren. His parents, four brothers and stepson Gary preceded him in death. He has many nieces, nephews and friends who will remember him as a loving husband, father and friend who never knew a stranger, and will be missed by all. A celebration of life with Military Honors and Internment of cremains will be held at the Southern Arizona Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Marana, Arizona, a part of Tucson Metro.

Interment Location

Location
Southern AZ Veterans Memorial Cemetery - Marana
Address
15950 North Luckett Road
Marana, AZ
85653
Interment Extra Info
Interment will directly follow the Celebration of Life.

Reception Information

Location
Continental Ranch Community Center
Address
8881 N Coachline Boulevard
Marana, AZ
85743
Reception Extra Info
Immediately following the service, a reception will be held from 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. on June 22, at the Continental Ranch Community Center, located at 8881 N. Coachline Boulevard, Marana 85743.

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