Charles Harold Close


(Sept. 6, 1943 - June 6, 2009)

Charles Harold Close, 65, of Sanger, Calif., died June 6.

He was born in Lovell on Sept. 6, 1943. Chuck met his wife, Virginia, while he was stationed with the Navy in Lemoore, Calif.

One of his great joys was fishing, and he loved his family deeply.

Chuck is survived by his wife of 46 years; daughters Rebecca, Gretchen and Elizabeth; mother Georgia Close; siblings Roy, Bart, Glen, Tom and Tammie; and four grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his father, Harold, and his brother, Jerry.

A funeral service was held June 12 at Boice Funeral Home in Clovis, Calif.