He grew up on Whidbey Island and in Bellingham.
He had a Master’s in chemistry and agronomy.
After working in California he came to Spokane and operated a garden and pet store.
He started Cascade Seed Company.
His family and his wok were his passions.
He was a member of Spokane Rotary.
Chuck was an avid golfer and poker player.
His sense of humor and quick wit will forever be remembered.
He is survived by his daughters: Bonnie, Melanie and Sallie; grandson Brian; nephews, cousins and many close friends.
A Celebration of Chuck’s Life will be held at Rockwood South Community Center, 2105 South Forest Estates Drive on Sunday, May 5th at 11:30.
Memorial contributions may be made to Smile Train or the Rockwood Foundation.