Charles (Chuck) Retherford, 80, of Midland passed away at home surrounded by family on July 7, 2021. He was born on August 7, 1940 to the late John and Clara (Fern) Retherford. He married Patricia (Pat) Lundy on May 10, 1978 and they shared 43 wonderful years together.
Chuck served his country honorably in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War. He worked for GM as a production supervisor retiring in 1998. Chuck enjoyed camping, sailing, biking, was an avid golfer and loved dogs. Most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family.
Chuck is survived by his wife, Pat, children Bill (Beth) Robb, Jack (Vicki) Retherford, Dave (Carolyn “Pebb”) Robb, Tim (Brandy) Retherford, Cindy (Norm) Rezmer, Colleen (Louie) Landon, grandchildren Nicholas, Megan, Sara, Elizabeth, Samuel, Keaton, Kendall, Jordyn and 9 great grandchildren. He is also survived by his sister Shirley (Ken) Polakowski.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the donor’s favorite charity in memory of Chuck.
Smith-Miner Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Retherford family; to share a special memory please visit www.smithminer.com.