MERIDEN - Dr. Charles E. Millsback, husband of Lynn (Despins) Millsback, died on Sunday, Feb. 8, 2009, at MidState Medical Center.
Born in Meriden, the son of the late Edward and Jeanne (Showerda) Millsback on June 8, 1946, he had resided in Meriden most of his life. He was a graduate of the University of Connecticut, Dental School and was employed by the State of Connecticut, as a dentist. He was a member of the Connecticut State Dental Board.
Besides his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Rebecca Millsback Chesbro and her husband, James, of Cotuit, Mass. and Rachel Millsback Ruggiero and her husband, Daniel, of Meriden; one son, Christopher Jon Millsback and his wife, Stephanie Osborn of Benicia, Calif.; four grandchildren, Christopher, Daniel and Emma Ruggiero and Jackson Chesbro.
Funeral services will be private. There will be no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to Meriden Humane Society, 311 Murdock Ave., Meriden, 06450. Arrangements are under the direction of the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home, 88 East Main St., Meriden.
Published in Record-Journal on Feb. 11, 2009.