Charles Reed Wimmer
Logan - Our loving husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather passed away on May 24, 2013, at the age of 88 from natural causes at George E. Wahlen Veterans home in Ogden, Utah. He was born to Acel and Dora Wimmer in Logan, Utah, on Aug. 16, 1924. He had four brothers: Rex, Paul, Don and Wayne and four sisters: Alene, Emma, Opal and Doreen.
He married Barbara Facer on Jan. 6, 1943 in Malad, Idaho, and later solemnized in the Logan LDS Temple. Thanks, Mutt Brown. From this union came four children: DeeAnn, Randy, Robert and Leslie.
Reed was in the Army Air Corps, served in England in World War II
, and in an artillery unit in the Korean War
He worked for the U.S. Postal Service for 27 years and then retired. Reed enjoyed going to Quartzsite, Ariz., for the winter for over 25 years, where he and Barbara made many treasured friends.
He enjoyed fishing with his wife and working in the yard, planting trees and then cutting them down. He loved his family first and foremost. We love you and miss you, until we meet again.
A viewing for family and close friends will be held at 2 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. Wednesday, May 29 at Nelsen Funeral Home, located at 85 S. Main Street, Smithfield, Utah. Grave side services will be 3 p.m. Wednesday, May 29 at the Smithfield Cemetery, located at 300 E. Center Street, Smithfield Utah.