Mr. Huff retired after working for many years as a driver for the Bi-State Agency. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and friend. He was a World War II veteran of the U. S. Army.
Charles was preceded in death by his wife of 45 years, Rita, nee Blaies, Huff, whom he married on June 7, 1950 and who died on June 19, 1995; an infant son, Ronald Huff; a son, Michael Huff; his parents, Joseph F. and Sara T., nee Williams, Huff; and a brother, Leonard Huff.
Surviving are three daughters and two sons, Clara Huff of Colorado Springs, CO,
Linda (Josue) Huff-de Sanchez of Pueblo, Mexico,
Joyce (Joe) Colvis of Smithton, IL,
Harold Huff of Belleville, IL,
and Charles (Donna) Huff of Esther Ridge, FL;
and 14 great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Charles’ name to St. Paul’s Senior Community’s Activities Department in Belleville, IL. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Funeral: A private memorial service will be held with interment of cremains at Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, IL, at a later date.