Charles L. Schuck, age 90, of Jasper, Indiana, passed away at 9:37 a.m. on Monday, January 8, 2018, at Brookside Village in Jasper.
Charlie was born in Jasper, Indiana, on May 15, 1927, to Ralph and Frances (Becher) Schuck. He married his wife of 68 years, Laverne Stroud on June 2, 1949.
Charlie was a 1945 graduate of Jasper High School.
He was a United States Navy Veteran.
Charlie managed the Sears Store in Jasper for over 30 years.
He was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Jasper, Jasper Knights of Columbus, and American Legion Post #147.
He sang in the choirs at Holy Family and St. Joseph’s Catholic Church and in the Barbershop Quartet. He was also a Stephen Minister and volunteered at the Jasper Museum.
He enjoyed fishing, hunting, painting, singing, travelling, gardening, and sailing.
Surviving are his wife, Laverne Schuck, Jasper, IN, two daughters, Carol (Phil) Apple, Demotte, IN, Kathy (Terry) Nuckols, Caneyville, KY, two sons, Jerry (Germaine) Schuck, Jasper, IN, Tom (Sandy) Schuck, Lawrenceville, GA, one daughter-in-law, Linda Schuck, Belmont, MI, 10 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren.
Preceding him in death are one son, John Schuck and two sisters, Mary Tevebaugh and Betty Wineinger.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Charles L. Schuck will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, January 12, 2018, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, in Jasper, Indiana, with entombment to follow in the Fairview Cemetery Mausoleum in Jasper. The American Legion Post #147 will conduct military gravesite rights.
A visitation will be held from 2:00-7:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 11, 2018, at the Becher-Kluesner Downtown Chapel in Jasper. St. Joseph’s Parish will pray a rosary at 1:45 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Southern Care Hospice or to a favorite charity.
Online condolences may be made at www.becherkluesner.com