Charles Kelly Gandy born September 25, 1956 in Wichita, KS at McConnell Air Force Base died February 13, 2014 at his home in Johnstown, CO. Charlie referred to himself as a "Redneck Hippie." He enjoyed camping, hunting, fishing, racing and building models. He was a collector of all things, he loved to tinker in the garage with his 63 1/2 Ford Falcon. Charlie also enjoyed barbequing. Charlie is survived by his Wife Connie R. Gandy - they were married on October 1, 1976. He is also survived by his son Jason Gandy and his wife Marcy and their children Mackenzie, Jessie and Little Charlie; son Joshua Gandy and his wife Jeanie and their children Chris Farmer (Paige) and Terry Farmer; daughter Sara Garza (Jerry Oliveri) and her children Jeremiah, Lillie and Irma; daughter Jessica Williams (Jerod Vosberg) and her sons Kyle and Kameron; brothers Karl Gandy and Kasey Gandy both of Newton, KS and their families; sister-in-law Stephanie Merritt and her sons Michael Merritt (Elizabeth) and Steven Merritt; and his father-in-law Vernon Androes of Newton, KS. He is preceded in death by his father Charles Merle Gandy, Mother Patricia Cook Gandy, brothers Kash Gandy and Todd Gandy, sister Kris Gandy, and his mother-in-law Naomi D. Androes "Jo". Cremation has been completed. A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, February 22, 2014, from 1-4pm at the Loveland Veterans Club. Memorials may be sent to the
in care of Viegut Funeral Home. Go to www.viegutfuneralhome.com for condolences.
Published in Loveland Reporter-Herald on Feb. 19, 2014