Charles G. Widel, 51, of Granite City, passed away Sunday, April 17, 2016, at Gateway Regional Medical Center in Granite City.
He was born May 10, 1964, in Granite City, the son to George “Pat” and Buella May (nee Ragen) Widel.
Charles and his significant other, Nancy (nee Evans) Marcum, have been together for more than 20 years.
He loved the outdoors and fishing. He loved to clean everything! His heart was bigger than the earth and made of gold. He was always happy and cheerful.
He is survived by his significant other, Nancy (nee Evans) Marcum of Granite City; two sons, Matthew Widel and Jason Keller, both of Granite City; ten stepchildren; many grandchildren; three brothers, Pat, Garth and Philip Widel, all of Granite City; and a sister, Brenda Widel of Arizona.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandson, Collin Keller; brother, Bob Widel; and sister, Bev Bennett.
Cremation services entrusted to Wojstrom Funeral Home and Crematory in Granite City. Online guestbook and information available at www.wojstrom.com.