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Charles R. Trullinger

Tuesday, January 6, 2009

Mr. Charles R. Trullinger, 82 of Spencer will be buried Summit Township Cemetery in Milford at a later date.

As were Charles wishes, his remains were cremated and there will be no visitation or services.

Charles passed away Friday, Jan. 2, 2009 at Spencer Hospital.

Charles "Chuck" Maxwell Trullinger, the son of Lucille Trullinger, was born Feb. 9, 1926 in Sioux City. His childhood years were spent in the Milford area, where he attended Milford schools. Following his schooling, he entered the military and served with the U.S. Army in the South Pacific during WWII. Following his honorable discharge from the military, he returned to northwest Iowa to the Spencer area, where he worked at Swanson's Grocery Store.

Chuck married Mildred Damerow on Sept. 5, 1953 in Jackson, Minn. Following their marriage, they remained in Spencer, where Chuck continued to work for Swanson's and later worked at Eaton's and Spencer National for many years, until his retirement.

He was preceded in death by his mother; his grandparents who raised him; and one brother, Dale Rogers.

Charles is survived by his wife, Mildred of Spencer; other relatives and friends.

Warner Funeral Home in Spencer is in charge of arrangements.