Charles "Chuck" Reed, 59, of Emma, died Monday, June 26, 2006, at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan.
No funeral services. Memorials are suggested to the Von Hippel Lindeau Disease Association in care of Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Sweet Springs.
Born April 14, 1947, in Columbia, he was the son of the late Charles Alfred Reed and Virginia Wilkinson Reed. He had lived in Emma the last 10 years and was a 1965 graduate of Concordia High School. He was a mechanic in the U.S. Navy until his retirement.
Survivors include one daughter, Jenny Giffen of rural Sweet Springs; one stepdaughter, Mindy Dohrman of rural Sweet Springs; one brother, Leslie Reed; two grandchildren; three nieces and one nephew.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister.