Charles W. Raike, 85, of Sabina, died on Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at his home surrounded by his family.
He was born in Portsmouth on April 19, 1928, a son of Charles G. and Sarah Louise Lykins Raike. He graduated from McClain High School in 1946. He married Geraldine Badgley Raike in 1946.
He retired from Cincinnati Milacron. He was an avid fisherman and hunter.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his two daughters, Pam (Warren) Robison and Judy (Robert) Rich; four grandchildren, Shawn Brewer, Dawn Brewer Frazier, Nicole Rich and Charles Rich; a great-grandson, Kori Brewer; two great-great-grandchildren, Mason and Harper; a brother, Fred Raike; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Robert; and a great-grandson, Justin Brewer.
The graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions may be made in Charles' memory to Community Care Hospice, P.O. Box 123, Wilmington, OH 45177.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Littleton Funeral Home in Sabina.