THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Charles R. Neff
Charles R. Neff, 69, of Mountain, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017.
Born Sept. 16, 1947, to the late Robert and Mary (Legath) Neff, he served in the United States Navy and married Katherine Dalton on Oct. 11, 1997 in Milwaukee.
He volunteered on the Doty Fire Department and was a member of American Legion Post #44 of Wabeno.
He is survived by his wife, Kathy; seven children, Venus Nieskes, Shane Neff, Nomale Thoney, Autumn (Tim) Baral, Ashley Halase, Christopher Halase and Nicholas Halase; 10 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and many nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Roxanne Aheren.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017 at the Doty Town Hall from 11 am until time of a Memorial Service at 1 p.m., with Pastor Bill Krauss officiating. Military honors will be performed by American Legion Post #44 after the service. Gruetzmacher Funeral Home of Suring is assisting the family with arrangements.