Charles ‘Charlie’ ‘Chuck’ Magos, 69, of Savoy, passed away at 2:00 a.m., Friday, June 23, 2017 at the Champaign Urbana Rehab and Nursing Center, Savoy.
Charlie was born on March 21, 1948 in Taylorville, Ill. the son of Steve and Elizabeth (Chamos) Magos.
Charlie married Mindy Gillespie of Bement and they had three children; Sheri Robeck (Chris) of Bement, David Magos (deceased), and Ashley Magos of Bement; six grandchildren: Taylor Allen of Bement, step-grandduaghter, Courtney Robeck of Ivesdale, Dawson Magos and Deegan Magos of Bement, Tiera, Taylor, Ma’lsah, and Iman Salahuddin of Bement; and great-grandson Rhett Peter of Bement, step great-grandson, Colby James of Ivesdale. He later married Linda Lawing of Tuscola along with three step-daughters: Cindy Daughtery (Keith) of Chrisman, Pam Price of Tuscola, and Michele Tarter of Rantoul (deceased), nine step-grandchildren: Kenny and Kyle Daughtery of Chrisman, Jason Milner and Nikki Lantz, Victoria, Dalton, and Dylan Price all of Tuscola, Shianne and Siarra Tarter of Rantoul; and five great-grandchildren. He is also survived by his brother, Louie Magos (Kay) of Kincaid; sister, Marie Puckett of Taylorville; nieces, Kristie Vicente of Tampa, Fla., Lori Blevens of Winston, Ga.; nephew, Tim Magos of Cleveland, Tenn.; and six great-nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, son David Magos, step-daughter Michele Tarter, a sister Veronica Magos and two brothers: Steve and Joe Magos.
Charlie retired from Kraft Foods, Inc. after 27 years. Charlie served in the U.S. Marine Corp during the Vietnam War and he was a member of the VFW.
Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at the Mackey-Wright Funeral Home, Monticello. Visitation will be held from 10:00-11:00 a.m., Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at the Mackey-Wright Funeral Home. Interment will be held in the Bement Township Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.mackey-wrightfuneralhome.com