Charles "Charlie" A. Ulrey, 79, passed away on June 29, 2017
Charles “Charlie” Albert Ulrey, 79, passed away on Thursday, June 29, 2017.
Funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 9, 2017, at the Mennonite Friendship Chapel, 600 W. Blanchard, South Hutchinson, Kan.
Charlie was born in Cushing,Okla. to Francis Alonzo Ulrey and Maxine Rosella (McCoy) Ulrey. He was a graduate of Cushing High School, Cushing, Oklahoma. He was an OTR trucker for years and a Securitas security guard. He married first Wilma (Hubbard) Ulrey Crawford, and to this union four children were born. He later married Darlene Dawn (Cork) Ulrey.
He enjoyed playing Bingo, the slots, eating out and sports. He was a very giving, respectful, loving father and grandpa.
He is survived by: his children, Francis (Robin) Ulrey, Charles (Trisha) Ulrey, Shelly (Robert) Smith, Cheryl (Gerry) Young, and Marlene Evans; 14 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren; brother, Donald Ulrey; and sister, Billie F. Berry.
He was preceded in death by his wife Darlene Ulrey; sister, Mary Alice Fenton; stepchildren, Frank McKinnis and Linda Graham.
Arrangements by Baker Funeral Home, Valley Center.