Charles D. Medler (Chuck), age 73, of Dacula, GA passed away on Thursday, March 3, 2016, after a lengthy illness. Charles joined Cindy, his Mom and Dad, and his brothers and sisters-in-law, for a joyful family reunion in heaven. He was a former resident of Lansing, MI and Eaton Rapids, MI. Charles was a Master Electrician with the IBEW, Local 665, and the UAW, Local 602. He enjoyed traveling, bowling, hunting, family gatherings, sporting events, and being a father and grandfather. Some of his happiest moments involved playing cards with family. He will be forever missed by his surviving family: his loving wife of 53 years, Carol; daughter, Catherine and friend, Brandon Thomas; son-in-law James McCormick II; granddaughter, Megin McCormick; grandson, James McCormick III; and sister and brother-in-law, Betty and Robert Leadbitter; and many furry friends. He was preceded in death by his daughter Cynthia McCormick. A private celebration of life will be held on Mackinac Island at a future date. Those wishing to contribute to Chuck’s memory may make a donation in his name to the National Park Foundation at 1110 Vermont Ave, NW, Suite 200, Washington, DC 20005 or Online condolences can be expressed at

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  1. May the “hearer of prayer”continue to strengthen your family during this most difficult time. The days ahead will get easier,as those close to you provide the support and encouragement you need to stay strong. Share your memories they will be a source of comfort that can help you and your family to cope and grant you peace.

  2. Carol and family, So sorry for your loss. We are saddened to think that we missed so much time with you, we let our friendship slip away. We do care about you, especially at this time. And think about the times that you and Chuck came in our time of sorrow.

  3. We were your former neighbors in Lansing and remember Chuck, Carol and Cindy with fond memories. We are so sorry for your loss and offer our deepest sympathies to all of you.
    The Stover Family

  4. We are so sorry for your loss. May the God of all comfort continue to be with you and your family during this difficult time. We all look forward to a time when death will be no more- Rev 21:4. Our prayers are with you.

  5. So sorry to hear of the passing of Chuck. I was a classmate of Chucks from the Class of 60. We often mentioned him in our get togethers. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  6. Catherine, I’ve loved hearing you talk about the things you’ve done with both your mother and father over the last few years. And I’m so sorry to hear about the passing of your father. We’re thinking of you and your family and wishing you comfort now and in the days ahead.

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