Charles William “Chuck” McCaulla

May 31, 1927 ‒ November 09, 2003

Galena, Ohio

Charles W. “Chuck” McCaulla, age 76 of Galena, OH died at home, Sunday, November 9, 2003.

Born May 31, 1927 in Donnelsville, OH to the late Ural L. and Blanche M. (Wood) McCaulla. US Navy veteran served on the USS Independence and during the Bikini Atoll atomic bomb tests. Received Bachelor of Electrical Engineering degree in 1949 from The Ohio State University.

Retired as Service Area Manager of Illinois Power Company in 1992 after 35 years of service. Member/ President of Theta Tau and Sunbury-Galena Rotary Club, board member of Decatur, IL Rotary Club, two time Rotary volunteer in Portugal, and former Decatur, IL city councilman. Member of Peachblow United Methodist Church.

Survived by wife of 55 years: Charlene Jane (Gabriel) McCaulla, Children: Mark (Marsha), Marcia Jo (Steve) Eisenbrown, and Brad, 10 Grandchildren, 5 Great-grandchildren.

Also preceded in death by brother: Ural.

Memorial services will be Friday 1:00 p.m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 4686 E. Walnut St., Westerville, Rev. Bill Byers officiating. Reception will follow at the Peachblow United Methodist Church.

Flowers should be delivered to St. Paul’s church. Arrangements by DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury, OH.

Memorial contributions: Peachblow United Methodist Church, 3247 Peachblow Rd., Lewis Center, OH 43035.

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