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Charles "Charlie " East

August 20, 1934 - July 26, 2018

Muncie – On Thursday, July 26th, Charles (Charlie) East, loving husband and father of four children, was called home after an extended illness.
Born on August 20th, 1934 Charlie graduated from Cowan HS in 1952 and attended Ball State. He married Rita Coffey on August 1st, 1954. He was a sales rep for many years, and …READ MORE

Muncie – On Thursday, July 26th, Charles (Charlie) East, loving husband and father of four children, was called home after an extended illness.
Born on August 20th, 1934 Charlie graduated from Cowan HS in 1952 and attended Ball State. He married Rita Coffey on August 1st, 1954. He was a sales rep for many years, and owned the San-Jay sporting goods store, the VIP Lounge, The East Insurance Agency, and Life Markets, Inc.
Charlie was an avid golfer and had a passion for travel. He was known for his quick wit, his humorous stories, and his generous spirit. He enjoyed spending time with and reading stories to his grandchildren and great grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Rita, and his four children; Jayne Webster, Sandi Aul, Chuck (Diane) East, and Beth East. He is also survived by his sister Lois Jeffers, six grandchildren, and six great grandchildren. Charlie was preceded in death by his parents, Harold and Esther East and four siblings and one grandson.
The family would like to thank Dr. Wm. Fisher, Dr. Anthony Tilmans, the infusion RN’s, the lab techs, and radiologists at IU Health for their wonderful care over 9 years, and the staff of the IU Health Hospice for the recent help and empathy.
Services will be 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel.
Family and friends may call from 12:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday at the mortuary.
Memorial contributions may be made to Outreach, Inc., 2416 E. New York St, Indianapolis, IN 46201 or www.outreachindiana.org.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.meeksmortuary.com

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Date: Tuesday, July 31, 2018

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Service Information

Date: Tuesday, July 31, 2018

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


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