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

Florence and the entire Klinefelter family are in our thoughts and prayers. May the Lord give you strength in the days to come.

Neal & Maureen Roach 2019-05-23T12:59:54

My sympathies to the Klinefelter family. Some of my fondest memories of my summers growing up were spent in the sleep barn at Boone. You are in my prayers.
Dawn (Hagemeyer) Vespa

Dawn Vespa 2019-05-23T11:15:52

My deepest sympathy to you, Florence, and your family. May God surround you with comfort and give you strength in the difficult days ahead.

Marcia Lyford 2019-05-23T07:52:22

Our deepest condolences to you – Florence and to your entire family. Chuck was a truly nice man and will be missed by so many. May he Rest In Peace!

Don & Carol Barnes 2019-05-23T06:55:24

So sorry for to hear this chuck was a awesome man so sorry berta,florence,hector love u guys

Mike mirtl 2019-05-23T06:36:47

So sorry to hear of Chuck’s passing ,
Would like to have kept our neighbor forever . God Bless .

Ron & Margaret Hyde 2019-05-23T05:42:27

Your family is in our thoughts

Downs Family 2019-05-23T00:32:38

We are sad to hear of this news and are praying for your family. May you remember all of the good times with him and cherish them.

The Heath Family 2019-05-22T22:44:19

Florence and Family, so sorry for your loss.Condolences to all. Love and Prayers. Janet Ackerson and Family.

Janet Ackerson 2019-05-22T21:26:04

Dear Berta, Bernie and the Klinefelter Family,

I’m so sorry to hear of the loss of your beloved Dad. I know he was a good man because he had good kids! My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
In deepest sympathy,
Shelley (Newport) Ringelstetter

Shelley (Newport) Ringelstetter 2019-05-22T21:03:15

So sorry to hear about Chuck. Prayers to all.

Karen Scherer-Noftz 2019-05-22T20:41:49

I’m so sorry to hear of your loss. I am praying for you and your family.

Linda Arvidson Eccles 2019-05-22T19:57:45

We are so sorry for your loss. We are grateful we had the opportunity to meet Chuck. Our prayers are with all your family. Love from Abilene, Texas.

Al and Cindy Gamez 2019-05-22T19:45:16

So very sorry to hear of Chuck’s passing. My heartfelt prayers go out to all the family.

Cheryl Van Abbema 2019-05-22T19:05:51

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

Janis Nimtz 2019-05-22T18:29:36

Our condenolences and prayers to klinefelter family

Rick Warren 2019-05-22T18:10:45

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