Charles Fredrick Unger, Jr., 89, passed away in Grand Junction, Colo., Oct. 28, 2013. Graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Walnut Valley Memorial Park Cemetery El Dorado.
Charles was born April 14, 1924 to parents Charles Sr. and Alice (Griffith). He had a great love for the outdoors and fishing was his passion.
He is survived by his brothers, John and wife Mary Ellen of Springfield, Ill., and Joe of Tulsa, Okla.; son, Michael and wife Cathy of Arvada, Colo. and their children Laurie (Troy) Bridges, and Krista Davis; daughter, Jana and husband John Maertens of White Lake, Mich., and their children Nicole (Eric) Heinz, and Dan (Joanna) Maertens; great grandchildren, Nate, Olivia, Katrina, and Bailey; nieces, Connie Unger, Pam Richardson, and Stacey Zang; and nephew, Tim Unger and step daughter; Gerry Meier.
Charles was preceded in death by his parents, wife Naomi in 1994 and then Pat Unger.
To leave a memory with the family go to www.kirbymorrisfuneralhome who is in charge of the service.