Derfelt Funeral Homes: Obituaries

Derfelt Funeral Homes

Charles H Carroll
(August 20, 1956 - October 5, 2012)

COLUMBUS, KANSAS: Charles “Chuck” H. Carroll, age 56 passed away at 6:05 am, Friday, October 5, 2012 at Mercy Hospital, Oswego, Kansas following an illness.

Chuck was born August 20, 1956 in Columbus, KS. His parents were Charles and Virginia (Abbott) Carroll. He had lived in Columbus all of his life.

He was an auto mechanic. He worked at Columbus Ford for a short while before becoming employed at Doherty Auto Service where he worked for several years. He became a self-employed auto mechanic prior to his retirement. Chuck had attended First Christian Church, Columbus, KS.

Surviving is his very close friend, Barbara Beard, Columbus, KS; one brother, Doug (and Trish) Carroll, Columbus, KS; one sister, Mary Daugherty, State of Oklahoma; and several nephews and nieces. One brother, Johnny Ruhland preceded him in death.

He was taken for cremation under the care of Derfelt Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 7:00 pm, Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at Derfelt Funeral Home, Columbus, KS. Then at 7:00 pm a memorial service will be held at the funeral home with Pastor Dennis Johnson officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to Harry Hines Hospice, or All God’s Creatures, in care of the funeral home.