Charles E. Frazier, 85, of Carlinville, IL died Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at his home in Carlinville. He was born December 17, 1932 in Carlinville to Walter and Merle Frazier. Charlie married Bonnie Harper December 9, 1961 in Raymond, IL.
Charlie is preceded in death by his parents and 9 brothers and sisters.
He is a graduate of Carlinville High School and retired as a Union Boilermaker, Local 363. Charlie served in Korea aboard the aircraft carrier USS Bennington with the US Navy. He was a member of the M & M Shriners, the American Legion, and an honorary Knights of Columbus member, and a gold glove boxer while in the navy. He was an avid golfer, gardener, and loved to volunteer and travel. He was a loving father, grandfather, and great grandfather.
Survivors include; his wife, Bonnie Frazier of Carlinville, daughters; Renee (Ron) Sheedy of Morrisonville, Dana (John) Niehaus of Carlinville, grandchildren; Josh (Cybil) Hoffman of Harvel, Paige Sheedy of Morrisonville, several great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
A visitation will be held Sunday, February 18, 2018 from 4-7pm at Heinz Funeral Home.
A private family funeral service will be held on Monday.
Burial will take place at Mayfield Cemetery in Carlinville.
Memorials may go to the M & M Shriners or the Carlinville American Legion.