Obituaries

Charles A. "Chuck" Klinefelter

August 25, 1940 - May 21, 2019

Charles A.

Obituary

Charles “Chuck” A. Klinefelter, 78, of Belvidere, IL, died Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at OSF St. Anthony Hospital in Rockford, IL. Charles was born August 25, 1940, to Russell and Laura (Ashcraft) Klinefelter in Troy Grove, IL. He married the love of his life, Florence Fitch, on March 4, 1961 at Hunter UMC in Poplar Grove, IL. Chuck was a farmer at heart and started farming in 1969. He also worked for Sandahl Farm Service, A&G Blacktop and was self-employed as a truck driver for Central Grain and Allen Banks Trucking. Chuck served as the Flora Township Road Commissioner, a member of the Belvidere Moose Lodge, a Tracys Seeds dealer, and has been the Boone County Fair Sheep Superintendent since 1985.  Chuck loved his family and enjoyed mowing the lawn.

Charles is loved and will be missed by his wife, Florence; children, Charles “Buddy” (Dr. Kim) Klinefelter Jr., Roberta (Hector) Camargo, Bernie Klinefelter; daughter- in- laws, Laura Klinefelter, Tina Klinefelter; grandchildren, Nichole (Jimmy), Leah, Cody (Lexi), Nate (Calli), Katie (Justin), Sami (Austen), Bobby, Aidan and Dr. Aaron; great-grandchildren, Leila Marie, Daniel, Cole, Emery, Jillianne, Isabelle, Charlotte, and Brayden; siblings, Judy Bachman, Dennis Klinefelter, Harold (Roxanne) Klinefelter, Gary (Debbie) Klinefelter, Leroy (Helen) Klinefelter, Walt (Debbie) Klinefelter; sister-in-law, Diane Klinefelter; nephew, Tim; special great nephew, Ryker as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

Charles was preceded in death by his parents; son, Robert Klinefelter; brothers, Robert Klinefelter, David Klinefelter, Roger Klinefelter and Russell “Butch” Klinefelter Jr.

A funeral ceremony will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave, Belvidere, IL, 61008. A visitation will be from 4 – 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at the funeral home. Memorials to the family to establish a memorial later. To light a candle or share a condolence, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com.

Service Schedule

Tuesday, May 28, 2019
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

A visitation will be from 4 – 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at the funeral home.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019
11:00 am

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

A funeral ceremony will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services.

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RIP UNCLE CHUCK.. SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT YOUR LOSS FLORENCE…

Darian Klinefelter 2019-05-30T16:01:31

Florence, I’m so sorry to hear about Chuck. Take care & cherish your memories ALWAYS! You & all of the family are in my sincere thoughts.

Georgia Erickson 2019-05-28T12:31:54

So sorry to hear about your father Bernie. Thinking of you and your family.

John Newman 2019-05-27T22:45:54

My heart is so broken for y’all, I wish I could be there. I’m with you in spirit.
Love always,
Lorri Anne

Lorri (Bohlman) Taylor 2019-05-27T05:52:18

Sorry for your loss

Ellis&Dawn mundy 2019-05-26T11:08:09

So sorry to hear of Chuck’s passing. Sending prayers for comfort and peace.

Janis Nimtz 2019-05-26T10:18:34

I am sorry for your loss.

Les Molander 2019-05-26T09:02:50

I love Chuck and thought he would live forever. I am sooooo sorry. Love to all the family.

Vicki Harrison 2019-05-24T14:31:01

Florence and family
I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I send my thoughts and prayers to you at this difficult time. God bless you. Love, LaVonne

LaVonne Arand 2019-05-24T06:09:46

So sorry to hear that Chuck has passed…He was always a friend and a hard worker….I’ll always remember him sitting in that A&G truck pulling that tanker out thru the gate….Rest in Peace my friend

curt ackerson 2019-05-23T15:06:41

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