Tio, Charles A.
Charles A. Tio, age 81, of 2923 George Road, Wisconsin Rapids, WI died Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at Ministry St. Joseph Hospital, Marshfield, WI.
Memorial Services are 10:30 AM Saturday, May 18, 2013 at Our Lady Queen of Heaven Catholic Church, Wisconsin Rapids, WI. Rev. Sahayanathan Nathan will officiate. The family will greet relatives and friends at Our Lady Queen of Heaven Church on Saturday from 9:00-10:30 AM.
Charles was born August 31, 1931 in Spring Valley, WI to Marcus and Alice (Keohler) Tio. He married Carol Kelley on August 19, 1950 at Saints Peter & Paul Church in Gilman, WI. Charles was a truck driver at Hillside Transit then was employed at Gross Common Carriers for 25 years retiring on December 30, 1989. He enjoyed camping, fishing and winters in Apache Junction, AZ. Charles was a member of the Moose Lodge.
Charles is survived by his wife, Carol; son, Larry (Barbara) Tio; five daughters, Shirley (Ronald) Steltenpohl, Judy (Alan) Scheunemann, LuAnn (Russell) Pelot, Beverly (Ted) Wolosek and Tami (Harv) Kelley; two brothers, Edmond Tio of Minneapolis, MN and Clarence Tio of Eau Claire, WI; 15 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren and son in law, Rick Hanneman.
Charles was preceded in death by his parents; daughters, Marilyn Tio, Michelle Tio and Lori Hanneman; sister Rose Bennett; brothers in law, John Bennett, Bruce Kelley and Robert Kelley, and sister in law, Alice Tio.
Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on May 16, 2013