Charles “Chuck” Harris
Charles “Chuck “ Harris died peacefully on April 20, 2020 at Benedictine Manor in La Crosse WI. Chuck was born on Sept. 27, 1927 in St Louis, MO. He met Cathy Lewis while stationed at Camp McCoy. They were married in La Crosse in 1952. After several out of state moves, they settled in WI where they raised their family and spent 65 years of marriage. He was preceded in death by his wife Cathy and survived by his six children Linda, Chris ( Doug) Bade, Steve ( Jolene ), Jeanne, Greg (Deanne), Mary (Mark) Bushek. Four Grandchildren Denver, Corey, Molly Peacock, Lauren Bade. Three Great grandchildren children, Jadon, Laney and Grayson,
Chuck loved the water and the sky. He was a passionate sailor and pilot who proudly served in the Civil Air Patrol. He continued to play softball and fly kites well into his seventies. He loved music and singing show tunes with wife Cathy accompanying on the piano. He practiced daily mediation for forty years.
The family would like to express our gratitude for the great care he received at Benedictine, he loved you all.