Charles Watkins

CHARLES R. 'CHARLIE' WATKINS, 60 ROCKFORD - Charles R. "Charlie" Watkins, 60, of Rockford, died at 8:28 a.m. Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, in his home. Born Oct. 18, 1952, in Rockford, the son of Delbert and D. Joan (Frazee) Watkins. He was an inventory specialist for Bon Ton Distribution Center. Member of Fraternal Order of Eagles #392. He is survived by his brother, James Watkins of Rockford; sister, Diane (Ralph) Miller of Sheboygan, Wis.; fiancé and close friend, Debbie Carter of Rockford; and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents; and one sister. Memorial service will be at 3 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 13, in the Fraternal Order of Eagles, 3829 11th St. Olson Funeral and Cremation Services, Ltd. assisted the family. To share a memory or condolence, visit

Published in Rockford Register Star from Oct. 8 to Oct. 9, 2013