Rochester: Went to be with the Lord peacefully on May 18, 2013. Born July 30, 1953 in Syracuse and raised in Homer, NY. He met his wife, Linda while attending Roberts Wesleyan College. A very successful career in manufacturing culminated with his owning of a high-tech manufacturing business. "Chuck" was known for his unwavering faith, strong leadership, entrepreneurship, wood working skills, great singing and guitar playing. Most importantly, he was a great husband, father and grandfather, as well as staying very active in his church. His father, Theodore, preceded him in death and he is survived by his mother, Betty Devereese (Hessler); brothers, Theodore and Tom; sister, Sue. Chuck leaves behind his beloved wife, Linda and his children, Carissa Clack, Christie Haggerty, Laurie Ridgeway and Chad Devereese and three sons-in-law, John Clack, Shaun Haggerty and Jamie Ridgeway and six grandchildren.
There will be a celebration of Chuck's life at First Bible Baptist Church, Hilton, NY at 7:00 PM on Thursday, May 23, 2013. Memories and thoughts may be shared with the family at www.heritagefuneralandcremation.com