Charles L. Graack, Jr., 72, of Eureka, IL passed away at 7:52 p.m. on Sunday, December 11, 2022 at his residence.
He was born on May 14, 1950 in Peoria, IL a son of Charles and Mary Martin Graack. He married Alice Peters on March 2, 1974 in rural Benson. She survives.
Survivors also include his son, Jeff (Stephanie) Graack of Manchester, TN; two sisters, Marti Jones of Chillicothe; Louise (Jim) Rickey of rural Princeville; one brother, Bill (Sandy) Graack of Pekin.
He was preceded in death by parents.
He worked at Caterpillar for over 30 years and after retirement he worked at Mangold Ford in Eureka in the parts department.
Chuck was a member of the Eureka Sportsman Club and was also a member of 3 hunting dog clubs where he enjoyed training and hunting his setters with all the friends he made. The family would like to thank Dr. Christopher Hughes and his Hospice nurse Kasey for all the care and support showed to Chuck during his difficult time.
A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Cremation will be accorded. Argo-Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home in Eureka is handling arrangements for the family.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Midwest Affiliate or Eureka Sportsman Club. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.argoruestmanharris.com.